It’s February!

It’s February! Here are the jobs you can be doing in the garden this month with the kids:- – Prepare vegetable seed beds, if weather is suitable (!); – Cut down autumn fruit raspberry canes to ground level; – Apply a general purpose fertiliser to tree, bush and cane fruit and mulch with well-rotted manure or garden […]

Learning Through Landscapes Accreditation

We have now become a Learning Through Landscapes Accredited Professional. This unique scheme is focussed on professionals who want to support schools, early years and childcare settings improve their outdoor space and practice with Learning Through Landscapes. The majority of LtL’s work is  with education professionals as consultants, advisors and trainers to deliver quality advice […]

It’s November!

It’s November and here are some things you can be doing with the kids in the garden:- – Prepare the ground for carrots, leeks, onions and potatoes for next spring; – Protect chard, overwintering peas and radish using cloches or fleece until March; – Plant onion setts and garlic now for a late spring/early summer […]

Mustard & cress head competition

We have teamed up with Sudocrem for a competition with prizes! Gardening4Kids is asking you to do a simple gardening activity with your children which will include some arts and crafts and language skills as well as teaching them how to grow something to eat reusing household materials or things which you can buy on […]