Tagged: Vegetables

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Woohoo! I only discovered I had any beans ready to eat after my friend’s 1 yr old was rootling about in the garden yesterday… Had to lift up all the leaves but then, there...

Allotment Lite

Regardless of the pissy weather we’ve had, things are growing… I’ve been converted thanks to Window Box Allotment, and am now cramming edible things into tiny spaces! I’ve also got hooked on Folia, a...

Late planting…

Had given up on any vegetable aspirations after the allotment drama of last year, and was preparing to freecycle all my veg seeds. Then! I read this amazing book called the Window-box Allotment and...

First harvest of salad from the balcony

Heh, I use the term harvest in the broadest sense, but I did pick some rocket and lettuce and have it in my sandwiches for lunch today :) The veg seems to be growing...

Gardening Blasphemy?

Planted out 2 pea plants (the purple podded ones), a broadbean (sutton), two pepper plants (F1 Gypsy / Giallo d’asti), two tomatoes (gardener’s delight), sowed some feverfew and borage seeds, and scattered some mixed...

Seeds

Looks like we’ve finally sorted out a space for us to get planting on the allotment, and optimistically I’ve sown a bunch of seeds in readyness on the kitchen windowsill. Some are things that’ll...