Britain Get Growing

Have you also always wanted to start growing your own fruit and vegetables? or plant your own Kitchen Garden? Why not make 2024 the year to start?

We will be guiding you through the whole process, so whether you are a complete starter or a seasoned professional we will have advice, hint, and tips on everything you need to make 2024 a successful growing season.

Want to know which vegetables are best for growing your own? When is the best time to plant your fruit and vegetable? Well, we are here to help you every step of the way.

From Pot to Plate. Grow your own with British Garden Centres. 

There’s nothing quite like the taste of freshly grown fruit and vegetables from your garden. That, coupled with the sense of achievement, makes growing your own a fulfilling and ultimately rewarding pastime. The great news is you can start now. Get the family involved and explore the range of fruits, vegetables and herbs you can grow in pots, borders and even baskets. We have also put together some Fun Grow Your Own Activities for the family.

Here we have a selection of great tips to help get you started on your very own – grow your own journey, from pot to plate!

Want to start home composting? We’ve put together a guide to successfully home composting at home.


Now is the perfect time to start preparations for this year’s vegetable crops.

Our online store has a huge selection of vegetable seeds to choose from…there will even be something for the fussiest little eaters, we promise!


In recent years, many of us turned to the garden whether that’s growing plants in pots, planters or baskets or starting a herb garden. 

From tasty basil to fragrant mint, growing your own herbs can be very rewarding. Plus they are great to add to your recipes.


You can grow many different fruits in your garden at home, even if you have limited space.

But before you start dreaming of the delicious gooseberry pie you’ll make from your harvest, consider which fruits will grow best in your garden.


If you only grow one fruit this year, let it be Strawberries.

Firstly they are delicious! Secondly, you can get a fantastic crop output using minimal space, so well worth a try this year!

Monthly Guides to Grow Your Own

Want to know which fruit and vegetables are best to grow this month? Read our monthly blogs below:

How To Guides

View our selection of how-to guides and blogs to help you achieve a successful growing season this year:

Grow your own- Tomatoes

Grow your own- Seed Potatoes

Grow your own- Onions

Grow your own- Broad Beans

Grow your own- Carrots 

Grow your own- Herbs

Visit your local British Garden Centre for everything you need to Grow Your Own.

You can also shop from the comfort of your home on our online store and have everything you need to Grow Your Own delivered straight to your door.

Our YouTube Channel has lots of useful video guides.

Here are some of our latest videos:

How to Create Your Own Terrarium
How to Plant a Hanging Basket
June Gardening Jobs
The Best Cut Flowers to Grow