Grow Your Own Magazine
Receive great growing advice for October and be prepared for the harvesting season
- Jobs on the plot
- Beginner's guide to tomatoes
- Top tips for successful sowing
- Allotment inspiration
SOW YOUR FREE SEEDS
This month we are giving away a fantastic bundle of seeds, including tomato 'Red Cherry', lettuce 'Salad Bowl', aubergine 'Black Beauty', cabbage 'Golden Acre (Primo II)' and cucumber 'Marketmore 76' (digital copies excluded).
MAKE THE MOST OF THE GROWING SEASON
Read Anne Swithinbank's handy advice for cultivating garlic and summer cabbage as well as harvesting Jerusalem artichokes. Plus you will find new varieties of sweet potato slips to try.
GIVE PARSNIPS GO
David Domoney provides his expert tips on growing this flavoursome crop that will add a touch of sweetness to many dishes.
BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO TOMATOES
Take a look at our pointers for enjoying a bounty of juicy, red toms. RHS chief horticulturist Guy Barter also shares his favourite varieties.
AUTUMN RASPBERRY CARE
Naomi Schillinger focuses on pruning these producing canes and courses that gardeners of all skill levels can benefit from.
UNDER COVER CULTIVATION
Sally Nex provides a step-by-step guide on how to get most out of your heated propagator and gives helpful pointers on how to start a stale seedbed.