The Great Little Garden Blog

  1. On the Wilt

    On the Wilt

    A long time ago a garden expert told me the answer to a gardening question he was commonly asked: ‘Why is my plant wilting?’

    This expert told me to

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  2. Oh Rats!

    Oh Rats!

    All I was doing was having a five minute break with a lovely cuppa. ‘I know,’ I said to myself, ‘let's see if the birds are enjoying the birdfeed I put out for them this morning.’ I often chat to myself during the day

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  3. Six on Saturday - Waiting for Spring

    Six on Saturday Waiting for Spring Photo Collection

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  4. Why I Love My Garden

    Why I Love My Garden

    Why do I love my garden?



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  5. Six on Saturday - February Flowers

    Six

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  6. No Room? No Excuse!

    No Room? No Excuse!

    We've all done it. We will all do it again. Buy a plant and then think about where to put it in the garden. Only to find the garden is full. No more spare soil. No

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  7. Back to Front - a new trend

    Back to Front - a new trend

    I was staggered to read that the current interior trend is to stack your books with their spines to the wall.

    Yep, so you can’t see the titles. A

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  8. Meet John Harrison of the Allotment Garden

    Meet John Harrison of the Allotment Garden

    As we head closer to spring, thoughts turn to our Grow Your Own planning. What better place to do that growing than an allotment? All that dedicated space for your fruit and veg! With this in mind, we thought you'd

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  9. The Best New Year Resolutions to Make

    The Best New Year Resolutions to Make

    New year resolutions are busy being broken all around the country. I’ve done a quick roundup of friends (that didn’t take long); family (I’ll be honest, they weren’t playing); and the internet (a constant friend and par

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  10. Naked in the Veg Plot

    Naked in the Veg Plot

    I happened to hear a little bit of Desert Island Discs on the radio the other day and the castaway was Kelsey Grammer. No, not a school in a Scottish borders town but the actor who played Frasier Crane in Cheers, Frasier

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