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Seeds v Seedballs v Plugs v Plants

If you are trying to establish a wildflower garden there are a number of ways of obtaining wildflower plants.
Each has its advantages; each is tempting in its own way. 486 more words


How to Make Vegetable Print Wrapping Paper - A Guest Post from Little Button Diaries

My friends, Little Button Diaries, are always making amazing things; whether its cakes, food like the rocket pest0 they guest posted last year, or super craft projects. 288 more words


So they have a purpose after all!

After a long battle with snails this year, for once I caught them doing something useful.

Every year, an ancient apple tree drops inedible apples on my patio at the top of the garden. 224 more words


New recipes!

It’s got to that time of year again where I have vegetables and soft fruits coming out of my ears, so I have just popped a couple of new recipes up on here. 20 more words


Allotment update week ending Sunday 27 July

July is such a wonderful month on the allotment with so many fruits ripening and fresh vegetables at their best for nibbling raw or into the pot. 434 more words


Summer Fête

It’s been one of those days where time just speeds by. I spent this morning catching up with housework before I disappeared under a pile of mess. 122 more words


Nice Melons

We’re a bit behind on where we should be, with the many things to do around the house and the garden finally catching up with us, but last weekend we finally got round to planting out our melons!! 159 more words