Well, another month bites the dust – and what a month. Best September for a long time don’t you agree. I have…
Anyone else's courgettes suffering badly from mildew? I thought it was caused by dry conditions but these plants have been watered every day. I'm just wondering if it is because they are shaded by…Continue
Something has been at my peas. Pulling the tops of the shoots off. A whole tray full. I am not best pleased. They are on my outdoor potting bench - at first I thought pigeon, then sparrows, then…Continue
I planted my potatoes out then we had snow and a drift settled and refused to go - I thought all the potatoes would be frozen and lost. I spotted yesterday a bit of growth only just visible but…Continue
read more ...When we are away from home taking a break at the coast – I think about the garden – will my neighbour keep everything well watered – will I have huge marrow like courgettes to come back to – will all my new seedlings have withered in my absence.
I needn’t have worried. I harvested as much as I could before we went away – told my neighbour to…Continue