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Cooking Up A Compost Container: A Mini Bin for A Mini Balcony

Nasturtiums, basil, parsley, succulents, impatiens, rosemary, mint, aloe, avocado – that’s the start to the summer balcony garden. It is a petite space so there is not much room for tall dramas or extravagant experiments which means this summer should be pretty tame in the greenspace department.  880 more words

Turning the GM tide

Or: Just a few drops in the ocean…

The day I published my last post an email came into the inbox from Charles Dowding , the no-dig guru in Somerset, UK, (see: … 715 more words

Balcony Gardening Ideas(For Apartments)

No matter how many towers high you may live, if you have love for plants, there is always a way to grow them. Most apartments have a balcony arrangement. 750 more words


SE9 Gardener - How It All Began.

I never used to be a gardener.

Up until 2012, when we moved into our maisonette I’d never really thought a huge amount about growing things. 232 more words


Growing radishes in containers...

As we all know radish, is a root crop, and it is pungent or sweet in taste with a lots of juice. Radishes can be white, red, purple or black, and in terms of shape, it can be long and cylindrical or round. 254 more words


How about growing some potatoes in your balcony!!

The most important thing to make your child excited about gardening is choosing those fruits & vegetables that are easy for them to grow. I had planted many vegetables with my son in my balcony & believe me results were very satisfying for both of us. 576 more words


Oh Look, A Saturday!

This has been one jam-packed week, and it’s not over yet.

Last Sunday evening my daughter volunteered for a late shift at a Christmas tree stand for her service club. 1,192 more words

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