All posts tagged "latest post"

  • seed propagators
    Sowing Spring Seeds In Winter

    We’re in the thick of Winter right now where I live. Today we have sleet, snow flurries and a high of just 5 degrees Celsius. With the wintery conditions making getting out in the garden a little...

    • Posted July 25, 2014
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  • growing asparagus
    Relocating The Asparagus Bed

    Asparagus, the vegetable crop suited only to the patient. Which, I can be. But only in certain circumstances. Luckily my garden is one of those circumstances. I love wandering my garden each day, keeping an eye on progress...

    • Posted July 10, 2014
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  • pine nuts
    Growing Pine Nuts – Is It Worth It?

    Any pesto worth it’s weight needs pine nuts. And, in our house, a Caesar salad without pine nuts is a sad thing indeed. But every time I buy a small packet of these delicious little nuts, I...

    • Posted May 26, 2014
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  • black sooty mould
    Getting Rid Of Black Sooty Mould

    I was recently asked to take a look at a friends dwarf Lemon tree, planted in pride of place right outside their lovely double glass doors in their dinning area. There stood a small, sad looking tree...

    • Posted May 6, 2014
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  • growing passionfruit
    I’m Growing A Passionfruit!

    I’m growing a Passionfruit! One lonely little Passionfruit : ( Every Summer I get all excited when I see these. And then I get all disappointed when absolutely nothing comes of it. No crinkled, deep purple fruit...

    • Posted March 17, 2014
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  • strawberries
    Edible Ground Cover

    This pile might not look like much, but I have big plans for it. With the size of our garden, it gets a bit hard to plant out every space and avoid leaving gaps for the weeds...

    • Posted February 22, 2014
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