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Scarlet Runners have done a runner.


Remember this? The scarlet runner beans which didn’t ‘bean’?


This is what the bed looks like now, after 5 hours work with a pair of secateurs. 129 more words

Gardening

Perth Urban Farming Project is off and running!

About 4 weeks ago, specifically the 24th of December 2014, I decided to bite the bullet and commit to a project that I had been stewing over for a little over a year. 302 more words

Kickstarter

Summer Garden

I have sadly neglected the garden over the past  few months – Joel’s been awesome, me not so much. But the best thing is our garden for the most part seems to be thriving on benign neglect. 89 more words

Garden

I need some clothespegs for my netting.


I think my netting skillz need some work. Still, I find that one of my main faults as a gardener is not knowing when to harvest things, so sometimes I leave them too long. 258 more words

Gardening

Skinflint Sunday: Beans and reviving the Independence Days Challenge.

I read this post from a blog I’ve been reading for years. I’m feeling pretty envious; I love beans too and by the sounds of things she’s knee deep in the things. 729 more words

Gardening

Baby step.

Here’s the first step to my new front garden!
When Karen from Edible Eden first came to my place to have a look at my garden, with a view to designing a bit of a neat tidy suburban food forest thing for the front yard, she recommended putting some plastic down to start killing off the lawn. 354 more words

Gardening

I thought I posted this in the morning, but I didn't. The cool change is nearly here...

Well, back to our regularly scheduled programming!
I took this photo a couple of days ago of my new garden friend in the Great Pumpkin Experiment 2015 garden bed. 536 more words

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