Cultivate your garden grow-how

Gardening talks to offer customers simple and inspiring advice to get growing this spring are underway at a north Derbyshire store.

Dobbies Garden World, Chesterfield, are holding Garden Grow-How talks every Saturday and Sunday between 11am and 2pm.

Running every weekend from April 21 to May 6 will be a talk entitled The Veggie Patch, in which plant experts will be giving advice on what fruit and veg you can grow on a window sill.

Talks about growing your own fruit will run every weekend from May 12 until May 27. These talks will show that you don’t have to have a large garden as many fruits can be grown in small containers, window boxes and indoors.

nThis weekend, April 21 and will see a talk entitled The Veggie Patrch and will cover a wide range of gardening topics, including everything from how to grow vegetables in a window box to planting the perfect hanging basket.

All talks take place at Dobbies Garden World, Highwood Way, Barlborough Links, Chesterfield, S43 4XN, or call (01246) 571650.

A complete list of upcoming talks can be found online at