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The Eco Gardener

 

Changing faces of a garden

That shows us colour all year through

Keeping pace with weeding and

All other things we do

 

Dead heading your flower beds… 161 more words

Allotment

The Potager in the Summer

I have really enjoyed spending most of my time at the back of the house, with the dog pottering around or chasing the cat, the rabbits lounging in the sun and the addition of the ducks quacking around….Looking forward to a few more additions next year! 35 more words

General

Vegetable Garden: bumper crop!

I am officially a queen of vegetables, since I’ve been crowned by my husband and those who saw my vegetable garden this year. Hard work had paid off eventually. 770 more words

Organic Garden

Two must-make, must-eat delicious tomato recipes

Two excellent recipes for the tomato-lovers who are in the middle of their summertime harvest. 

Both submissions were accepted by Grit Magazine to appear on their website. 127 more words

The first harvest of the year

Well I’ve been pretty busy with my little allotment which I’ve taken in the last few weeks and I’m delighted to say I’ve had my first harvest!  358 more words

A week in the sun

This week has been beautiful. We’ve eaten most of our meals in the garden, enjoying the birdsong and daises. I can just about pretend that the murmurings of cars are just the sea roaring gently. 331 more words

A Life To Live

After-schools gardening club

In the local primary school, we have started an after-schools gardening club as part of the school’s biodiversity green-school project.

With over 40 (about a third of the school) children attending it takes a bit of organising, but thankfully other parents have come on board to help out. 281 more words

Garden