October 2014

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  • Offer Some Protection

    31 October 2014 | Posted in Gardening by The Marshalls Family

    Offer Some Protection

    With the dark nights comes the drop in temperatures and there is a real risk of frost damage to your beloved tender plants. If you want to keep them over winter then you’ll have to offer them some protection.

  • Organic Extra

    29 October 2014 | Posted in Gardening by The Marshalls Family

    Organic Extra

    We’ve been selling Organic Extra for a while now. It’s our exclusive super-concentrated fertiliser and loads of you have emailed and written to us saying that it’s worked really well in your garden. However there have been a few questions from people who haven’t used it before, asking us why it’s different from other fertilisers and why it’s better.

  • Winter Salad Indoors

    27 October 2014 | Posted in Gardening by The Marshalls Family

    Winter Salad Indoors

    Although the end of the season is almost over outside, you can still grow crops in the greenhouse.

  • How to Make Leaf Mould

    22 October 2014 | Posted in Gardening by The Marshalls Family

    How to Make Leaf Mould

    The strong winds that we faced yesterday stripped a lot of leaves of the trees and blew them into the garden. Of course, as it’s autumn, there’s a lot of fallen leaves anyway but today there’s at least twice as many. This means a bit of extra work clearing them up but it also means that we can make lots of lovely leaf mould!

  • Autumn Bedding Plants

    17 October 2014 | Posted in Gardening by The Marshalls Family

    Autumn Bedding Plants

    Autumn is so much more than the changes in foliage colour. It’s the height of the bedding season and autumn bedding plants provide a vast range of colours for you to fill your beds, borders and containers. There are so many to choose from and to help you our here are twelve that we think are top notch!

  • The Urban Allotment

    13 October 2014 | Posted in Gardening by The Marshalls Family

    The Urban Allotment

    A big thanks to everyone who supported us at Grand Designs Live.

  • Onion 'Marshalls Red Fen' awarded the RHS AGM

    13 October 2014 | Posted in Gardening by The Marshalls Family

    Onion 'Marshalls Red Fen' awarded the RHS AGM

    Marshalls own Red Onion ‘Marshalls Red Fen’ proved to be outstanding in last years RHS Plant Trial.

  • Albert Bartlett Rooster Potatoes

    11 October 2014 | Posted in Food by The Marshalls Family

    Albert Bartlett Rooster Potatoes

    We highly recommend Albert Bartlett Rooster just because they’re so versatile and if you’ve not grown them before it’s definitely worth giving them a go.

  • Grand Designs Live

    05 October 2014 | Posted in Gardening by The Marshalls Family

    Grand Designs Live

    From the 9th to the 12th of October, Grand Designs Live will be host to over 500 exhibitors, from six sectors including gardens and food and it’s a great place for ideas.

  • Great British Growing Awards 2015

    01 October 2014 | Posted in Gardening by The Marshalls Family

    Great British Growing Awards 2015

    Great news! We have been nominated, not once but twice, in the Great British Growing Awards 2015.