Companion planting or buddy linking if you wish is an old practice amongst seasoned gardeners.
Gardening has become more accessible to different demographics in the last fifteen-twenty years. The old myth that vegetable gardening is a rich man’s hobby due to it being expensive is pure folly.
Suze and l managed to get to the allotment on Boxing Day and work with increasing the depth of eight of the fifteen raised beds.
If you read this morning’s episode of The Allotment Plotters – Assessing the Plot in Detail – Part 3 – you’ll recall how Suze and l nicknamed the various parts of the plot to identify them more quickly, especially when it would eventually come to make decisions on how the spaces are best used.
When l researched the potential of allotment gardening and taking on board a plot of land to grow produce, l asked myself several questions.