THE MODERN MINT BLOG

Apr26

Jump Over The Moon

The video features Monty Don visiting different gardens in South Africa. If you watch a short section from 26-30 minutes …

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Apr23

The 4 Commandments, Henk Gerritsen

For those of you who wish to be ‘natural’ gardeners, the designer Henk Gerritsen laid out four commandments in his book Henk Gerritsen: Essay on Gardening. 1) The use of fertilisers and chemical herbicides is a mortal sin 2) Try to disturb the soil as little as possible 3) Be frugal with water 4) Don’t whinge! Not a bad place to start if you are beginning your journey towards becoming a better gardener.