September 3, 2018

The first month of the Autumn, there is less demand on the plants, but harvest and store as much produce as you can. Enjoy dry sunny days before the weather deteriorates.


August 1, 2018

Enjoy the garden and all the produce that is ripening. Late summer and the days are shortening. Plants will become less demanding in their need for water.

Tips for August

- Har...

July 3, 2018

Hopefully there are more days to sit out in the garden and enjoy the results of your labour. Also, vegetables and fruit should start cropping.

Tips for July

- Crops such as ear...

June 2, 2018

Days in June are very long and should be relatively warm so growth in the garden is exuberant especially in a wet area like Helensburgh.

Tips for June

- Towards the end of the...

May 1, 2018

Summer is definitely on the way. It is another very busy month both keeping on top of plants already in the ground and planting more tender crops.where.

Tips for May

- The pota...

April 1, 2018

Gardening really gets going in April. It is a very busy month planting seeds and transplanting various crops that have been brought on elsewhere.

Tips for April

1. Plant potato...

March 1, 2018

The meteorological Spring starts on the 1st March. This means the days are getting longer, and increase in length more quickly, the temperature increases and spending more ti...

February 3, 2018

Slowly but surely the days are getting longer and gardening seems a possibility again. Spring has almost arrived.

Tips for February

1. Put right any storm damage

After several s...

January 21, 2018

Our January evening talk An Evening of Rubbish, proved to  be very popular with our members as we all learned something about the mysteries of composting. The evening was wel...

January 1, 2018

The shortest day has now passed and the days are getting longer. There are some lovely days in January to get out into the garden.

Tips for January

1. Recycle the Christmas Tre...

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