Master Gardeners login

Master Gardeners' blogs


Read blog posts from your south London Master Gardeners.

Leave comments and come back to see the latest.



From ugh to umm

From ugh to ummMG Colin worked at Doddington this summer on a kids’ project. He wrote, We sowed some seeds of herbs and salads, from fenugreek to radishes, alphabetically. We watered and waited and watched the sky. After a fortnight we were lucky with the weather and we ate the leaves, handed out like tiny green communion wafers. […]

Read the full story

Posted in BlogComments Off


Make sure your school knows about this! Food Growing in Schools London

Make sure your school knows about this! Food Growing in Schools LondonAll schools in London are invited to get involved in a fantastic new project to support every London school to use food growing to boost learning; encourage healthy and sustainable choices; and connect communities. This project, led by Garden Organic and supported by the Big Lottery Fund and the Mayor of London, brings together organisations […]

Read the full story

Posted in Blog, NewsComments Off


worm love

20130925_121238One of our students at Lambeth College is delighted to have found this lovely long worm in our vegetable patch! We will be planting onions and broad beans here next week. All power to the worm!

Read the full story

Posted in BlogComments Off


Bringing in the Harvest

bringing-in-the-harvest-023MG Joan looks after the Brown household of four, but her sessions regularly attract five or six extended family and friends! She writes: In their small back garden my household has gone from no growth, to an endless supply of cut and come again lettuce grown in discarded greengrocer plastic trays, black tuscan kales and […]

Read the full story

Posted in Blog, Case study, FeaturedComments Off


Sydenham Garden Autumn Fair 28th September 2013

Sydenham Garden Autumn Fair 28th September 2013MG Alona, is one of our super-active MGs. She writes, On the day that London MGs travelled to Ryton for a conference, I was at the Sydenham Garden autumn fair. I ran a Master Gardeners’ stall giving gardening advice and included a number of activities to draw people in. An activity matching seeds with plant […]

Read the full story

Posted in BlogComments Off

Page 5 of 39« First...34567102030...Last »