The Christmas Tree Experiment

We all know the environmental costs of Christmas – the unwanted presents that end up in landfill, the excess food that ends up in the bin, sparkly wrapping paper that can’t be recycled, Christmas trees that are abandoned as soon as the festive season is over – the statistics are pretty horrifying. Continue reading “The Christmas Tree Experiment”

It’s Not All Gloom

I understand why, for many gardeners, November can be a gloomy time. The days are shorter, nights are longer, and the garden is now looking very sorry for itself. The height of summer with its glorious colours, blooming flowers and fresh produce seems but a distant memory. Continue reading “It’s Not All Gloom”