• A perfect morning to prune

    A perfect morning to prune

    The original plan for this weekend was to spend one whole day up the allotment where I could tidy, prune and dig the plot ready for Spring. What I didn't anticipate was the heavy frosts we've been having lately... The ground was far too frozen to do anything with so ins...
  • Getting things ready for Spring

    Getting things ready for Spring

    I spent a lovely morning up the allotment on Sunday having arrived back from Wales the day before. I hadn't seen the allotment in over 2 weeks and I wanted to do a few jobs and check everything even though it was pouring with rain! I've been busy planning whilst I was o...
  • The Last of the Kale

    The Last of the Kale

    Back from Wales and back up the allotment! I certainly wasn't going to let the rain put me off, I desperately wanted to check everything was okay and there were a few small jobs to do as well. Plus I had to harvest some of my curly kale to add to our sausage and butter ...
  • Find of the Day!

    Find of the Day!

    A wander around a local independent garden centre here in Wales proved to be quite successful when I chanced upon these 3 beautifully weather beaten rhubarb forcers by the fruit trees. They didn't have a price on them and one had a lid missing but after enquiring I ende...
  • A Growing Start to the Year

    A Growing Start to the Year

    It's officially 2017 and what better way to start the year then getting the garden ready for the growing season ahead! This just so happens to be one of my favourite times of the year, the time when you can sit in front of the fire and plan out your garden or allotme...


Hello and welcome to our website! You’ll find everything related to growing your own fruit, vegetables and flowers here, including a journal where we record our very own allotment adventures.

Gardening is our passion and there’s nothing better than being outside with the bees and butterflies, growing and eating your own home grown food. Check out our helpful video series or flick through the how-to guides and recipes for some ideas and inspiration.

Feel free to browse our online shop where we stock lots of helpful and pretty items for you allotment or garden. A mixture of genuine vintage, new items and handmade products to suit all your gardening needs.

For Gardeners by Gardeners.

New Products