Sue’s work has appeared in a wide variety of gardening publications, local newspapers and magazines over the years. Currently she contributes regularly to BBC Gardeners’ World magazine, writing features on a diverse range of topics and also carrying out many ‘on test’ projects for the magazine, mainly in her Devon garden. More details are listed below.
Previously Sue wrote regular gardening columns for a number of years for My Weekly magazine, the Sunday Mercury, and the Citizen newspaper. Her features have also appeared in Gardens Monthly, Garden News, The Garden and Amateur Gardening.
Her extensive range of work for BBC Gardeners’ World magazine includes the ‘Back to Basics’ mini-series and the following ‘On Test’ trials.
- Crops in pots: vegetables for containers
- Compost bins for small spaces
- No-mow lawn ‘alternatives’
- Lawnmowers: both electric and petrol
- Begonias in containers
- Tomato fertilizers
- Best potato varieties
Last year’s trial of ride-on mowers and her spring 2018 feature on battery mowers were carried out in the extensive grounds of Harpur Adams university: both accompanied by Buyer’s Guide videos featuring Sue which appear on the Gardeners’ World website.