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- To Dig or Not to Dig – That is the Question!
Is 'winter digging' a thing of the past? A few years ago I would make sure my veg plot was dug over 'properly', but there is now another school of thought worth considering.
- The beauty of bare-root plants
Grow bare-root plants to give you strong-growing trees full of flower, striking leaves or fruit. Planting bare-root has many advantages over pot plants. Read more to find out why.
- Plant now for early vegetables
Plant these tasty vegetables now in the autumn and enjoy fresh tasty greens from as early as this December and into the new year.
- Three simple ways to replenish your soil the natural way
Here are our three top tips to getting a soil worth its weight in gold
- Know your onions- When is the best time to plant
I’ve spoken to many a home-grower in my time about growing onions and the jury is well and truly out regarding when it’s best to plant your sets. But here at Marshalls we’re here to help.
- The circle of life - recycle old plants and bring in the new
Learn how to revamp the soft fruit on your plot whether it's a kitchen garden or full-sized allotment through renovation or replacement. We let you know what you should do with old and tired soft fruit.
- Create a Patio Bowl Pond
With our Patio Bowl Collection you can easily introduce a water feature in to your garden. This easy to follow guide will show you how to create your own garden water feature.
- Troubleshooting snowy weather
Snow and wintry weather doesn't affect us often in this country but when it does it can take you and your crops by surprise. Here are some tips on limiting the damage that snow does on your plot
- Purple Reign - Marshalls Love Purple
Marshalls likes to keep on top of the trends for the coming year and one of that has caught my eye is the Purple Reign trend, it is my favourite colour after all.
- The Good Life in January
Is this the year for you to start living the Good Life? You don’t have to go as extreme as the sitcom-renowned Tom and Barbara in their Surbiton home but there are some aspects you can take on board. I, for one, am going to embark on a bit of home-growing this year and practice what I preach.