Gardening lectures and talks

Simplifying the rules – easier ways to a successful vegetable and fruit garden with Charles Dowding

Ref: SGL08528

Suitable for all


About this course

Charles explains his no-dig style of gardening, making and using compost, sowing at the best time, and how to achieve healthy, happy plants. He will share with you how to grow salad leaves all year, succession planting and winter vegetables, and will look at garlic, onions, potatoes, parsnips, leeks and brassicas as well as salads, broad beans, spring onions and cabbages.


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