GARDENING: Brian Kidd’s tips for getting your border to flower all summer long
I’ve had a letter from Leonard at Cosham who loves his flower borders. But like most of us he realises that nearly all herbaceous plants bloom for about three weeks and then there’s nothing but foliage.
GARDENING: Wonderful memories of Grandma's tomatoes for Sunday tea
Some good news this week, we will be able to plant the tomatoes out into the garden now. It’s best to wait until the first week in June because the risk of frosts has gone and with a bit of luck it won’t be windy.