Organic gardening is commonly used to describe cultivation systems which make minimal use of manufactured chemical substances. These are practical elements of a broader philosophy which takes a holistic view of gardening, emphasizing the interdependence of life forms.
- Many pest and disease resistant varieties of fruit and veg are available to gardeners
- The 'no dig' method is suitable for organic growing
- An organic garden relies on good soil health
- Most 'conventional' gardeners can find ways to cut back on using pesticides
The Royal Horticultural Society is the UK’s leading gardening charity. We aim to enrich everyone’s life through plants, and make the UK a greener and more beautiful place.