A lovely sunny Easter weekend. Everything seems to be getting off to a great start, although a lot of the pots drying out already! Bad sign of things to come … This week I: Tidied a refilled the pond a bit. Seems to be losing a bit of water, so 4 cans of rainwater helped. […]
Planted out: Kale and Mizuna I’ve been growing on in pots. They were a bit pot bound! I cleared out the squash and tomato bed, raked over and then planted out: 50 x Onion sets (Radar) 8 Shallots (Jermour) 2 Garlic Cloves (French Soft Neck: Germidour) Also cleared out the lettuces which had gone over […]
Purchased and sowed some brassica seeds to fill the main veg bed over the winter. Cabbage ‘Winter Jewel’ F1 Cabbage Chinese ‘Scarvita’ Kale ‘Yurok’ F1 Kale Duo Mix F1 ‘Emerald Ice’ and ‘Midnight Sun’ Also cleared out some massive rainbow chard which we weren’t going to eat and planted out a load of lettuces which […]
Planted out: Cucumber ‘Telegraph’ Courgette – ‘Firenze’ F1 Butternut Squash ‘Avalon’ Four different tomato plants grown from seed: Money Maker, Gardeners Delight, Essex Wonder and Tamina
Planted: Shallots – Griselle Onion Sets – Senshyu Yellow Broad Beans Manured all beds with Manure from Plants Galore. Covered the two halves of the main beds.