Seed n Sow Blog

  • How To Attract Bees To Your Garden

    With wild bees and other pollinators in decline it is very important to do everything you can in your garden to make them bee friendly! If you are growing your own fruit and vegetables in your garden, attracting bees will benefit you by ensuring they produce fruit.


    No matter how big or small your outside space is, planting bee friendly plant species can really help to boost the bee population in your area. If all of us planted just two of these plants each it would make such a huge difference!


    We have put together our top tips for enticing bees into your garden!

  • Seeds To Sow In May!

    We have put together a list of all the seeds available at seednsow.co.uk that you can start sowing this month. There are so many delicious, organic vegetables you can start growing and beautiful flowers to brighten up your garden! 

    We have even included some helpful growing tips for you!

  • Seeds To Sow In April

    We have put together a list of all the seeds available at seednsow.co.uk that you can start sowing this month. There are so many delicious, organic vegetables you can start growing and beautiful flowers to brighten up your garden! 

  • How To Grow Basil From Seed!

    Growing a Basil plant from seed can prove challenging, so we thought we would share our growing tips with you. They require a lot of attention at the beginning to ensure you get a thriving, bushy Basil plant! 
    The pruning process at the start is so worth the continuous, delicious, Basil you end up with. It can be added to so many recipes!
  • Seeds To Sow In March!

    We have put together a list of all the seeds available at seednsow.co.uk that you can start sowing this month. There are so many delicious, organic vegetables you can start growing and beautiful flowers to brighten up your garden!
    We have even included some helpful growing tips for you!
  • 10 Reasons To Love Gardening

    With Spring and Summer fast approaching, we are bringing you a list of 10 reasons why gardening is so great!

    Hopefully, after reading this you will be encouraged to get out in your garden and get planting.

  • Top 7 Most Popular Garden Styles

    There is a garden design to suit everyone whatever your taste or style!

    Spring and Summer are coming around quickly, so you may be in the mindset of making plans to transform your outdoor space. Hopefully, this post will give you some great visual inspiration and ideas to help you decide which style you love, it may even be a combination of a few!

  • Common Mistakes People Make When Seed Starting

    If your anything like me every room in your house will currently have trays and pots of seedlings you are nurturing. All ready to be transplanted into the garden when it gets a little warmer.

    If you didn’t see our blog post last week it includes a helpful list of seeds you can start in February so you too can be surrounded by sprouting seeds.

    Growing your own produce from seed can be very economical, not to mention rewarding! However, it is not without its challenges.

    That is why I have put together a helpful guide explaining what not to do when seed-starting.

  • Seeds To Sow In February

    We have put together a list of all the seeds available at seednsow.co.uk that you can start sowing this month, in Februrary. There are so many delicious, organic vegetables you can start growing and some beautiful flowers!
  • A guide to companion planting in your vegetable garden

    There are a number of reasons that companion planting is so great, it can help with pest control, pollination, providing habitats for beneficial insects, suppress weeds, maximise the use of your space and increase crop productivity. Why wouldn’t you want to take advantage of this?!

  • 5 Tips for Growing Basil From Seed

    Basil is one of the most popular herbs in the UK. Many of us tend to buy Basil leaves in packets or as a cheap small plant in the supermarket without realising how easy it is to grow from seed yourself!

    We will now give you our top tips for growing Basil from seed successfully!

  • The Top 8 Predicted Gardening Trends For 2021

    Today I’ll be taking you through the top 8 predicted gardening trends for 2021. 

    2020 was the year where more people took up gardening and growing their own produce than ever before, and it looks to continue throughout 2021!