• Top Tips for September

    • General: save seeds for next season. Store over-winter in airtight containers
    • Vegetables: make a plan of your vegetable plot, noting what's growing where. This will be really helpful when planning next year's crop rotation
    • Fruit: to avoid silver-leaf disease, finish pruning stone fruit before mid-September

    Read more

News

  • Peabody in Bloom Winner

    Award for North London Master Gardeners

    Garden Organic’s Master Gardener community food growing project Grow Clyde Road has won the Best Vegetable Garden category, in the 'Peabody in Bloom Awards 2014'.

    The project based on the Clyde Road estate in Tottenham, North London, was launched in March with the aim of bringing the community together with a shared passion for growing their own food.

    Read more
  • Trifetti Chilli

    West Dean Chilli Fiesta

    The Garden Organic team were joined by a fantastic group of local members at the West Dean Chilli Fiesta, for a weekend dedicated to all things hot and spicy.

    Visitors to the Garden Organic stand ranged from first time gardeners looking for advice, to more experienced organic growers. Our team enjoyed telling visitors about the benefits of joining Garden Organic and the Heritage Seed Library (HSL), as well as the campaigning and lobbying work we’re involved with.here.

    Read more
  • Masters Conference 2014

    Annual Masters Conference at Garden Organic

    Garden Organic welcomed one-hundred-and-fifty Volunteer Master Gardeners and Composters from across the country to the Annual Masters Conference at Ryton Organic Gardens, near Coventry.

    Master Gardeners and Composters are volunteers who are passionate about growing organic food and composting. There are currently around 1,000 active Master Gardeners and Composters, who have been trained to offer support and encouragement to people who’d like to grow their own food or start composting in their gardens, allotments, and community spaces. The schemes have been in existence for more than ten years and are designed to spread the word about growing your own food and composting through the Garden Organic Volunteer Mentor Networks.

    Read more

Featured Person

  • Our Patron

    HRH The Prince of Wales, our Patron for more than 25 years, is a passionate supporter of our charity’s aim to get more people growing organically.