The Horticultural Channel

Practical down-to-earth gardening advice for the amateur gardener and allotment plot holder

Planting Shallots
Between February and March the soil will slowly begin to warm up. In February, and can be continued into...
Sowing Sweetcorn

Sowing Sweetcorn

Advice Apr 12, 2015

How to deal with Ants using household products
In this video we look at an effective way to deal with ants using household products. Tweet ##thehortchannel Related...
Handheld Garden Labelling Machine
Brother GL-H105 Handheld Garden Labelling Machine. You can find the printer via our affilite amazon link at Tweet...
Glorious Gardens from Above with Christine Walkden
New 15 part weekday series commencing Monday 10th November at 3:45pm on BBC One.
Meet the Author: Of Cabbages and Kings (The History of Allotments) by Caroline Foley
This colourful and lively history book tells the story of allotments from their origin in the 17th century protests...
Dig for Victory Allotment
Sean recently spent time at the Harrogate Spring Flower Show and enjoyed visiting the Dig for Victory allotment.
Edible Garden Show leaves London
After two years at London’s Alexandra Palace, the organisers of The Edible Garden Show have announced plans to return...
Oldham Council move allotments
The bumper crop of fruit and veg grown by the dedicated allotment gardeners each year was the talk of...