Cherish the Autumn

By KG Reader Peter Dean Autumn is a time of natural beauty as colours of red, orange, yellow and brown adorn trees in our gardens and public spaces. These leaves gently tumble to the ground and crunch underfoot.Autumn crocus pushes up through the soil, showing its thin, naked, purple petals and gold stamens. While cone flowers, verbena and asters provide…

A natural summer garden

Kitchen Garden reader Peter Dean, of Cambridge, sent us this item about the joys of a summer garden. This is a reader blog and views expressed by Peter may not necessarily reflect those of the magazine. Summer is the season of growth. It is when the garden is at its most productive. There is colour from flowers, and crops of…