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Sowing Broad Beans - A great crop for beginners.

I once made wine from broad beans.

It was horrendous. The colour of urine and a taste I can only imagine of antifreeze. It would get you drunk though. 519 more words


Sowing Broad Beans and Onions and Chitting Potatoes

With the raised beds built and filled, and the garlic already installed in position, it was time for the first proper sowing of the season; broad beans and onions. 1,539 more words


Sowing seeds

The second of February was the Pagan festival of Imbolc, that marks the start of spring.  I like to celebrate Imbolc by sowing some seeds.  Even though the weather may still be wintery, the sight of trays and pots in the conservatory, along with the lengthening days and the appearance of the first bulbs and flowers, is tangible evidence of the season to come. 464 more words


Twisting and rocking

We’ve just had another battering of wind this weekend – and Saturday night I ended up outside after midnight, hunting round for the compost bin lid. 121 more words


B'bean Plantin

After a bit of a while not actually working in the garden I managed to spend a few minutes in the greenhouse the other day and sowed a few broad bean seeds into pots. 227 more words


Beans in the propagator

Due to the activities of wildlife visitors to the garden, some of the broad beans I direct sowed last autumn will probably not produce. Fortunately, there were a few seeds left in the packet, so they have been sown in pots and are in the propagator in the shed. 176 more words


Sem Aloo Sabzi(Broad Beans/Potatoe Veg)


250 Gms Broad Beans (sem)

2 Large Potato’s cubed

2 Large Tomato’s cubed

1 Onion sliced

2 Red Chillies

1 Tsp Mustard Seeds

1 Tsp Turmeric… 110 more words