Judging by recent circumstances, we should be getting some great gardening weather coming our way. Let’s hope so, as I’m beginning to develop trench foot!
In April, 7 water authorities introduced a hosepipe ban – and it hasn’t stopped raining since. Now the biggest 3 of those companies – Anglian, Southern and Thames – have lifted their bans, so surely that means it will be glorious sunshine for the rest of the summer!
Whatever the weather, it still makes sense to make the most of every drop of water in the garden – especially if you’re on a water meter. Also,
We’ve just had 5 great days at BBC Gardeners’ World Live where, among other things, we were giving advice on being water smart in the garden and most people we spoke to agreed that it was a sensible thing to do. The only ones who disagreed were those who’d been flooded out!