Originally from Grow Veg
When planning a vegetable garden it’s easy to ignore problems that can occur when plants are in the ground. In this video we look at 3 common mistakes gardeners make when planning their gardens and give simple solutions.
Making sure your plants are spaced correctly, using companion planting to defend against pests and sowing in batches every few weeks so you have backup options are all important. This video shows how to use the Garden Planner to insure that your crops have the best chance of producing a great harvest.
Tip: Make sure you use the recommended plant spacing.
2. Ignoring Nature
Tip: Is a good idea to mix in several different companion planting flowers which will attract beneficial insects.
3. Planting everything at the same time
Tip: The best method is to sow seeds in small badges every 2-3 weeks.
Of course there is much more to gardening success than just these 3 tips, but by avoiding these common mistakes, you’ll give yourself the very best chance to success in your garden and be off to a great start.