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New companions

I’ve been reading a little bit about companion gardening, how planting some plants near or with each other can help in a natural way. Lavender brings the bees (and some colour and fragrance for me!) and marigold keeps away certain bugs and are highly recommended for co-planting with herbs and veges. 105 more words

Balcony Gardening

Nursery Haul

Snobbery instantly turns me off. I don’t know if this is with all people, but I really can’t handle it.

I’m really lucky to have an amazing nursery not far from where I live called… 295 more words

Balcony Gardening

Colourful Corner

I’m tired today and not feeling well, so I’ll just copy and paste today’s picture from my German balcony gardening blog. 10 more words


First sprouts

I woke up on Friday morning to the cutest surprise! I can’t stop gawking over them, can’t believe they sprouted in four days (it’s meant to take 5-8 days) :)

Radishes here I come!

Balcony Gardening

Small beginnings

I get a little obsessive. Ever since I’ve had this idea to start a balcony garden it’s all I’ve been reading about and thinking about! This is not new. 222 more words

Balcony Gardening

I have a balcony

I’ve always had an interest in gardening – I don’t know if it’s the small town Kiwi in me but I naively borrowed this book from the local library, gobbled it up on a sunny spring Saturday, and next minute I’ve set up a blog and taken photos of my balcony. 92 more words

Balcony Gardening

Start of a harvest

I’m not really sure where August got to – it seems like I looked up from doing one translation or another at some point and realised a month has gone by. 501 more words

Allotment Gardening