Video: Save While You Grow

Emma shows you some brilliant ways to save money on your plot! As a member of the Mudketeers’ Club, you can enjoy this exclusive preview of the upcoming Kitchen Garden YouTube videos, a whole month early! Watch more exclusive video guides here.

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Make comfrey plant food

If you can find room for a comfrey patch in your garden you won’t regret it. It is such a useful plant and makes a great natural feed for your crops. The leaves are rich in nitrogen and trace elements and particularly high in potash. The latter is great for […]

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Herbs in a bag

You can’t beat a few fresh herbs sprinkled in your cooking pot and they are so easy to grow. Why not try a few select herbs in a growing bag by your back door   WHY GROW THEM? Because fresh, young herbs give a powerful punch to your cooking and […]

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Make a compost tamper

When sowing seeds in pots or trays it helps to tamp down the compost to create a smooth sowing surface. These are easy to make using waste pieces of wood. A log or waste piece of wood can be cut to size to make the tamper and a stout stick […]

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Steps to success

An old step ladder can make a high rise edible feature for your garden Old wooden step ladders make great supports for plants and can look really special all planted up. They are particulary good for small gardens giving space to go upwards rather than outwards. Wooden step ladders can […]

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