Welcome to The Sunday Gardener


Monthly Gardening Tips for December

Prune rose to avoid wind rock

Drain water butts to avoid freezing

Protect tender plants from frost

Plant of the month

Helleborus 'Christmas Carol'

Hellebores a lovely group of plants flowering from Christmas to easy and shade tolerant

Grow your own vegetables


How to  make a simple leaf mould bin  leaf mould makes a good spring mulch and is free

viburnum-x-bodnantense-dawn-310x240  Viburnum x bodnantense 'Dawn' one of the early flowering beautifully scented Viburnums


Ideas for saving seed



Top ten veg tips

Growing Vegetables in Containers





Winter gardening tips                     What does 'frost hardy' mean?