Useful links

Use the links below for more information.

Grow your Own – Advice and planning

www.allotment-garden.org  – Chock full of advice, articles and information from long-time allotmenteer and small holder John Harrison. Includes month by month planting guides and UK map showing how ‘standard’ planting times differ across the regions.

www.rhs.org.uk/advice/grow-your-own – Royal Horticultural Society.  Huge site with information on everything from award winning varieties, current research to gardens to visit

Suppliers

www.kingsseeds.com – Seed partner of the National Allotment Society

www.thomasetty.co.uk – Somerset based merchant of heritage varieties.  Lots of information for those wanting to grow veg with a long history.

www.organiccatalogue.com –  Supplies for the organic gardener – compost, feeds etc.

Allotment associations

www.ldgf.org.uk  – Leeds & District Allotment Gardeners Federation.  Local society promoting gardening with close links to council.  Church Lane plot holders are members so you can access any of the member benefits

www.nsalg.org.uk – National Allotment Society. Lots of useful information.  Again, Church Lane plot holders are members so you can access member benefits.