There is a wide variety of fruit and vegetables to choose from.
The best advice is to grow what you will actually eat. It is also
important to take into account your soil type and adapt your
planting to suit it. Experience will tell you what grows well on
your plot, and you can learn from what others grow on the site.
Also it is good to remember that allotment gardening is not just
about vegetables and fruit; plenty of gardeners grow flowers, too.
Flowers can help increase your overall yield by improving
pollination, and will give you and your neighbours great
The following list of sources may provide you with good
advice on how to grow your own fruit and vegetables, including
Information on growing and using fresh produce
Advice on what to grow, where and when
Information on how to grow fruit and
vegetables without chemicals and pesticides.
Last Updated - 07/01/2013