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Beginners Guide to Growing an Edible Container Garden

Beginners Guide to Growing an Edible Container Garden

Container gardening tips.  Find out how to grow your own food all summer long on a balcony or patio. From salads to tomatoes this is how to start a mini vegetable...
Sarah Talbot
6 Ways to solve your Carrot growing problems

6 Ways to solve your Carrot growing problems

Carrots are one of the most popular vegetable but they aren’t always easy to grow.  Your first hurdle is the dreaded carrot fly.  Its unusual to have to think of...
Sarah Talbot
Haxnicks recipes for gardeners easy carrot or courgette cake the best way to use a glut of courgetttes

Courgette or Carrot Cake

Courgette or Carrot Cake This is a vegetable cake, it can be nutty by adding the walnuts, or extra yummy by adding the optional cream cheese icing, which is completely...
Sarah Talbot
Beginners Guide to Crop Rotation in the Vegetable Garden

Beginners Guide to Crop Rotation in the Vegetable Garden

  We are often asked about the best ways to grow vegetables and ensure the health of the soil. And the answer is Crop Rotation - one of the most important...
Sarah Talbot
December Edition: Grow your Christmas dinner vegetables

December Edition: Grow your Christmas dinner vegetables

Time to Harvest your Christmas Dinner Vegetables Harvest your leeks a week or so before Christmas by lifting gently with a fork, either as pencil thin baby leeks or as...
Nicola Wallis
October & November Edition: Grow your Christmas dinner vegetables

October & November Edition: Grow your Christmas dinner vegetables

Time to chack on your Christmas Dinner vegetables.  October Gardening Jobs Stake Brussels sprouts as they can become top-heavy. Drive a sturdy stake into the ground and tie each plant...
Nicola Wallis
Step by step: How to grow carrots in planters

Step by step: How to grow carrots in planters

One of the easiest ways to grow carrots successfully and easily is by sowing seeds directly into Carrot Planters - they're ideal for growing in small spaces such as patios, balconies and terraces!
Nicola Wallis
May Edition:  Grow your Christmas dinner

May Edition: Grow your Christmas dinner

Since sowing the first of the Christmas vegetable seeds back in April lots of exciting developments should have happened and now plants some can be transplanted outside or to their...
Nicola Wallis
June Planting: Fruit and vegetables to grow in June

June Planting: Fruit and vegetables to grow in June

What to Plant in June in your Vegetable Garden Don't worry if you haven't started your vegetable garden yet.  There is nothing like a spot of summer gardening. June is the...
Sarah Talbot
Haxnicks gardening advice how to grow in a small space and raised beds

How to garden in small spaces like balconies or patios

Any outdoor space such as a balcony, patio or small garden can be turned into a real gem of a space. You don’t need lots of space to grow plants,...
Nicola Wallis
Haxnicks Carrot planters 2 pack

Product Bite: Carrot Planters- the easy way to grow carrots

What are Carrot Planters: Carrot Planters are tall sturdy planters specifically designed for growing carrots.  They come in a pack of two and like all Haxnicks planters are made from...
Sarah Talbot
haxnicks- how to protect carrots from carrot fly- pest protection- stopping carrot fly

How to Protect Carrots from Carrot Fly

Carrot fly is a bug which lays their eggs in the soil around carrots. The adult carrot fly is approximately 9mm long. It is a slender, metallic, greenish-black fly with...
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