Allotment gardening, sources of help

Last revised: 31 January 2019

Allotment planning guides are extracts from original publications by Ealing Council, and Garden Organic composting guide.

A variety of seasonal reminders, hints and tips.

The allotments at Jubilee Road are on clay, which is within a spade depth. Bear this in mind when selecting plants and seeds or seeking advice from growers that have different growing conditions.

Other websites

Allotment planning guides

  1. Clay soil
  2. Common Pests
  3. Common diseases
  4. Composting, Guide No 7
  5. Green Manure
  6. Links to further help and information
  7. Plot preparation and planning layout, Guide No 2
  8. Potato and Tomato Blight

Crop planning

  1. Chitting Seeds
  2. Companion planting
  3. Crop rotation, Guide No 4
  4. Propagating Seeds
  5. Pruning fruit bushes
  6. Repellent plants