Allotment Websites

Local Golden Hill Community Allotment The Bishopston Society Sustainable Bishopston Avon Organic Group Horfield Organic Community Orchard National The Soil Association Garden Organic The Royal Horticultural Society  (RHS) All About…

Gardening Talks and Courses

This gives links to locally-held talks and courses in 2019. Orchard Learning Programme –  local courses on tree care including pruning Avon Organic Group Talks – local talks in Bristol…

Allotment Supplies

Ashley Down shop Compost Manure Seeds Fruit trees and bushes Herbs Beanpoles & Pea Sticks Wood for raised beds Tool repairs Gardening equipment Topsoil & bark Ashley Down Shop Run…

Pests and Diseases

Fruit and vegetables are often prone to attack by pests and diseases, many of which only attack certain species of vegetable or fruit. Others such as slugs and snails attack…

Growing Techniques

In this section you’ll find tips and advice on growing: Jobs for the Month Caring for Fruit Trees Growing in a greenhouse or polythene tunnel The Tomato Report Adding Lime…

Allotment Recipes

In this section you will find out how to preserve and cook food; bottle fruit and vegetables; make jams and jellies; make pickles and chutneys; and how to use dried…