Gift / Grow

Lettuce make it even easier

I think the site that lists these seedbed rolls slightly over-eggs the difficulty of growing salad, particularly if you grow it in windowboxes, but I’m still intrigued by the idea. The seeds come with their own mat and polytunnel built in – you just lay the roll on the soil, weigh down the corners and water … Continue reading


Free seeds is offering £5 worth of free seeds (to be claimed in-store) to anyone who signs up to the site. It’s got some useful info so it’s not just worth doing for the freebie, even if it is a commercial site (I signed up. Free seeds are free seeds, after all). Continue reading