Grow Your Own Magazine
Useful growing tips to see you through June
CARE FOR CROPS
Anne Swithinbank covers how to care for precious asparagus crowns so that you can enjoy delicious harvests the following spring. She also reveals her favourite colourful kale varieties that will add an element of beauty to any growing space.
Create a wonderful environment for producing edible crops with Simon Akeroyd's step-by-step project on making a raised bed from timber boards. The helpful images and instructions should make this garden project a breeze to replicate at home. You'll also find a handy guide for making a camomile lawn.
Read up on the jobs you can practise in the greenhouse with the help of Sally Nex. This month, train cucumbers onto a framework, make the most of biological controls and sow productive varieties of summer lettuce.
David Domoney provides his expert tips for producing sweet, crunchy roots in the garden or on the allotment. You'll also find information on the best ways to store your harvests and the history of this traditional veg.
This is your last month to sow seeds of this highly-nutritious crop. Take a look at these incredibly helpful pointers from the RHS, as well as their top 10 most reliable varieties.