Articles by Justin Russell

Table grapes

Grape expectations

August 3, 2017

Justin Russell shares a bunch of tips for growing table grapes, including the best choices for your climate.

Late Winter Veg

Gardening jobs for August

July 31, 2017

Got the late winter blues? Justin Russell has plenty of ideas to get you outside in your garden. 

Winter Greens

What to plant in August

July 31, 2017

Get out and about in the late winter sunshine with the help of Justin Russell's suggestions for what to plant now.

Garden Bed Preparation

Gardening jobs for July

July 1, 2017

Justin Russell discovers a new found love for July and suggests some warming winter gardening action.

Asian greens

What to plant in July

June 28, 2017

Before planting in July it pays to take your soil's temperature, says Justin Russell.

Winter salads

What to plant in June

May 31, 2017

Don't be tempted to hibernate because winter is here, says Justin Russell, there's still plenty of planting to be done in June.

Gardening jobs for June

May 24, 2017

Frost can be a mainstay of winter. Check out Justin Russell's seasonal tips for cold-weather calamities.

Chive Divisions

Gardening jobs for May

May 4, 2017

Autumn is nearly over, and winter is nipping at its heels. Here’s Justin Russell’s list of jobs to do.

May Veg Patch

What to plant in May

May 1, 2017

As autumn begins its descent into winter Justin Russell says it’s time to plant for the season ahead.

Espaliered apple

Simple espalier technique

April 26, 2017

Justin Russell shows you a simple espalier technique, perfect for small-space growing, plus his top 10 trees for training. 

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