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Welcome To Vegetable Growing UK

defaultFor the last 5 years we have been growing veg in West Yorkshire, UK. This website is where we share some of the things we have learned over the last few years.

You’ll find a lot of information here on growing your own veg along with varieties we have tried and would recommend.

Popular Grow Your Own Articles

Heating A Greenhouse With A Hotbox Sirocco - The winter is well and truly here. The rain, wind and a bit of snow is already battling the veg plot. This has given us the perfect opportunity to to try out our brand new Hotbox Sirocco greenhouse heater.

2015 Seed Catalogue Review - We have brought together some new, interesting, significant and special varieties from all the big UK seed companies into one place. Here you will find varieties that every serious gardener should be growing in 2015.

Make Your Own Liquid Feeds & Fertilizers - In this article you will learn how to make your own liquid feeds and fertilisers that are without a doubt 1000% better than most of the fertilisers that are available to buy from the garden centre.

How To Grow Runner Beans - Runner beans are reliable and easy to grow, and can make an attractive centrepiece in your plot or garden. You’ll learn how to grow runner beans using a new method that will allow you to plant your beans closer, get a larger crop and make them much easier to grow!

Grow Tomatoes In Hanging Baskets  - You do not need a greenhouse or a lot of room to grow juicy tomatoes yourself, bush tomatoes can be grown in hanging baskets and will give you a crop of tasty cherry tomatoes all through the summer months.

Grow Potatoes In Containers - In just 12 weeks you could be harvesting your very first crop of potatoes… even if you don’t have a huge garden. Growing potatoes in pots and containers is easy, rewarding and will save you money.

Grow Your Own Potatoes For Christmas - Learn step-by-step how you can plant seed potatoes in August for crops ready in time for Christmas. You’ll learn, how, when and where to plant your Christmas potatoes along with a list of recommended varieties.

Growing Beetroot - Growing your own beetroot is one of the easiest things to do. The seeds are very easy to grow and the plants need almost no maintenance. This guide will show you step by step how to begin growing some of the more interesting varieties  out there.

Grow Your Own Veg In Containers - To grow your own fresh fruit and vegetables you don’t need a large garden or allotment. You can easilly begin container vegetable gardening on a windowsill, in a hanging basket or out in a small back yard and still get crops all year round.

Grow Winter Harvesting Purple Broccoli - Broccoli is a very useful vegetable because it is a winter crop, and tasty, new spears (will keep on growing if you cut the shoots regularly. In this article we will focus on growing broccoli for harvesting in the winter.


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Looking For Veg Seeds?

Check out our page with a huge list of vegetable seeds we have grown and recommend., this includes many tried and tested heritage varieties as well as some new F1′s we have had success with. Click here to see our list of vegetable seeds.