Vegetable Garden Direct - Grower's Blogs

growers-blogs Join our resident growers, as they get to grips with their plots in 2014. They are ready to take on all challenges and hopefully come out the other side with a bumper harvest. Feel free to say hello and send them a comment of encouragement or perhaps a friendly tip to help them along. We look forward to joining them on their journeys.

If you grow your own vegetables or herbs, and would like to write about it on our site, please get in touch by filling in this form. We look forward to hearing from you.
 
margaret-ogden
Margaret
About Me Location Plot Age Group Experience
I have been gardening for many years, growing mainly flowers and a few fruit and vegetables, but I am fairly new to allotment gardening. Read my blog...

Northern England

Allotment & Garden

55-64

Intermediate
diane-ray
Diane
About Me Location Plot Age Group Experience
I want to grow vegetables, fruit and flowers, have hens and maybe, just maybe have some pigs or sheep. Read my blog...

South-West England

Garden & Large Field

45-54

Beginner
sarah-smith
Sarah
About Me Location Plot Age Group Experience
I always thought of myself as an enthusiastic gardener - until a friend pointed out that really I was just a grower of all things edible... Read my blog...

Northern England

Garden, Containers & Greenhouse

45-54

Intermediate
emma-bayliss
Emma
About Me Location Plot Age Group Experience
I'm trying to grow more of the food we eat as a family and store my produce whenever possible to live more sustainably. Read my blog...

West Midlands

Allotment & Garden

25-34

Intermediate
carole-patilla
Carole
About Me Location Plot Age Group Experience
Have recently decided to turn all-consuming hobby into the day job and now blog, garden and toil for myself and others - loving every minute of it. Finalist in BBC Gardener's World Gardener of the Year 2007. Read my blog...

West Midlands

Allotment, Garden, Greenhouse, Containers, Raised Bed

45-54

Advanced
alan-thorpe
Alan
About Me Location Plot Age Group Experience
The short of time gardener: Is it possible to enjoy a crop of tasty, home grown vegetables for just an hour and a half of effort per week? Read my blog...
South-East England Garden

35-44

Advanced
emi-and-oli
Emi & Oli
About Me Location Plot Age Group Experience
We are a young couple beginning our second year on the allotment, attempting to grow and cook as much fresh tasty veg as possible. Read our blog...

East Midlands

Allotment

Under 25

Beginner