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Gardening Patch - source of gardening advice and information

Welcome to gardeningpatch.com, we aim to provide advice and information on all aspects of gardening be it vegetable gardening, herb gardening, gardening basics.

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Latest gardening articles

Basil

How to grow Basil - all you need to know about growing Basil

Growing Basil is fairly straight forward as long as you follow a few simple rules. Grow Basil at home by following this Gardening Patch guide.

Swiss Chard

How to grow Swiss Chard - all you need to know about growing Swiss Chard

Chard is a green leafed vegetable that makes a good alternative to spinach. Growing Chard can be easier than growing spinach as it is better able to withstand higher temperatures and water shortages.

Rhubarb

How to grow Rhubarb - all you need to know about growing Rhubarb

Growing Rhubarb is relatively simple in cool climates and unlke most vegetables rhubarb is a perennial and so can be left in the ground and will return a crop for many years (around 10 to 15 years).

Onion

How to grow Onions - all you need to know about growing Onions

Onions are one of the most popular vegetables for growing in home gardens and are one of the first crops of spring. They can be stored over winter thus making a versatile crop

How to grow Kale - from selecting seed to harvesting

Kale is a hardy vegetable that thrives in cool weather. Learn how to grow Kale using these easy step by step pointers.