Geoff Hodge

Author bio:

Geoff Hodge

Geoff Hodge is a freelance garden writer, writing for various national
gardening magazines and websites – as well as lots more besides! He answers the questions submitted by Richard Jackson's Gardening Club members. Previously, he was the Web Editor for the Royal Horticultural Society, Gardening Editor of Garden News magazine and Technical Editor of Garden Answers magazine. He has written eight gardening books and broadcasts on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire and is a regular guest on Ken Crowther’s gardening programme on BBC Essex.

There are 14 articles by GeoffHodge:

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What do I do about autumn leaves?

Posted on in Advice and Tips

whatever your feelings about the autumn tidy up, there is one job that does need getting on with – clearing away all those fallen autumn leaves.

Nemesia ‘Honey Dark Yellow’ (Plants2Garden)

Plant Trial Results 2018

Posted on in Plants

This summer our Gardening Club members helped trial some of next year’s new plants. Geoff Hodge reports

How can I deal with drought

Posted on in Advice and Tips

The sight of plants wilting and dropping their leaves like it’s already autumn to reduce their water use can be very dispiriting – even depressing, but all is not lost

Pest patrol

Posted on in Blog

Walking your garden for five to 10 minutes on a regular basis means you can stop pests like aphids and slugs getting out of control and becoming a problem.

Buying plants

Posted on in Blog

At this time of year, it’s all go in the garden. There’s lots to get on with, including planting up beds, borders, containers and hanging baskets.