Category : Fruit growing

Pruning gooseberries

Pruning gooseberries

How to prune gooseberries Gooseberry bushes produce oval fruits which are often red, yellow or green depending on the variety and they taste beautiful either eaten fresh or when used

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Growing Gooseberries

Growing Gooseberries

How to grow gooseberries Gooseberries plants are probably one of the easiest fruit bushes to grow and they produce an abundance of sweet gooseberry fruits over the summer. You can

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Growing tomatoes in hanging baskets

Growing tomatoes in hanging baskets

Tomatoes are a favourite for many gardeners, with so many varieties available and different ways they can be grown it is often easy to see why. One of the best

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Black Russian Tomato, should you grow this unusual tomato?

Black Russian Tomato, should you grow this unusual tomato?

Black Russian Tomato Unlike most varieties of tomato that have attractive bright red skins,  the Black Russian tomato has a darkish brown skin that darkens with age as they mature.

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Looking for an unusual tomato, ‘Black Cherry’ could be it

Looking for an unusual tomato, ‘Black Cherry’ could be it

Black Cherry Tomato If you are looking for a new variety of tomato to grow this summer then ‘Black Cherry’ may be just what you are looking for. A true cherry tomato,

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Growing tomato plants from seed

Growing tomato plants from seed

How to grow tomatoes from seed If you want to grow your own food, one of the easiest types to grow are tomatoes plants. There are so many different varieties

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How to grow delicious tomatoes in pots this summer

How to grow delicious tomatoes in pots this summer

Growing tomatoes in pots There is nothing more satisfying than growing your own juicy tomatoes and then having the enjoyment of being able to eat your own freshly picked tomatoes which

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Pruning Gooseberries – Pruning as bushes or wall trained cordon

Pruning Gooseberries – Pruning as bushes or wall trained cordon

Pruning and Training Gooseberries Gooseberries are an excellent soft fruit to grow. They will thrive in a full sun site in most soils, so are ideal for most gardens and

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Pruning Blackcurrants – How and when to prune to get the most fruit

Pruning Blackcurrants – How and when to prune to get the most fruit

Pruning blackcurrants Blackcurrant bushes are often considered hard to grow, yet this is not the case at all. They can be grown directly in the ground, but those of you

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