The tidy up in December has turned out to be hugely useful. Since my last post, though, I’ve had to rebuild the greenhouse twice after storms and one of those times also included planting seeds for a second time. Before and after x2 This means I’m a couple of weeks behind where I’d like to… Continue reading And so it begins again… again
Tomatoes and other stories
This may not look pretty, but it’s the hottest and most sheltered part of the garden. We had so much success with tomatoes in this part of the garden last year that we’re having another go. They’re definitely behind where they were last year, along with everything else in the garden. There are around 9-10… Continue reading Tomatoes and other stories
One single strawberry
Today, I noticed one single ripe strawberry. All the others are flowers or small green strawberries. I’m told it was an excellent strawberry, after giving it to the (almost) birthday boy! Now have jam making on the mind.
A week in the garden: 21 February 2021
This week has been all about planting seeds and changeable weather!
A week in the garden: 11 July 2020
An update from Garden 101 this week, including flying ants, aphids, wild flowers and lots of berries
A week in the garden: 4 July 2020
Another week on the plot, featuring weather, injuries, courgettes and all the things I haven't done
Strawberries are easy to grow and bring so much joy!
A week in the garden: 28 June 2020
Jam making, experimenting with banana feed and planning to move the compost heap in Garden 101