Echinacea ‘Green Twister’ is one of the best new seed raised perennials of recent years. Powered by WPeMatico
I’m a bit gutted this week as several of my leeks have bolted. I absolutely love leeks and the first thing I read when I started researching “leeks bolted” was… The post What to do about bolting leeks appeared first
We’re not sure about you, but here in Cornwall quite a few of us have experienced mildew on kale in the past few weeks. Naturally, we have some thoughts on… The post Mildew on kale? appeared first on Rocket Gardens.
Borlotti beans and French beans can both be dried out on the stalk before being podded and stored, but we’d urge you to read this first to make sure they… The post Top tips for drying beans appeared first on
I’ve been getting ready for a Macmillan coffee morning this week, fitting in a bit of baking since it’s been a bit too wet and wild to merit spending time… The post Cakes with veg appeared first on Rocket Gardens.
We’re aiming to get all our plants dispatched for autumn within the next 3 weeks, by mid-October, before we lose too much daylight and before the weather turns cold. By… The post How much planting time is left for autumn?
The International Office of Allotment and Leisure Gardens has awarded the Swinbrook Road Allotments, Carterton a diploma for their innovative projects. Click here to view some slides of their achievements (a compressed powerpoint will download to your computer). The Allotment
My ‘Heavenly Blue’ morning glories have been a disaster this year. Where did I go wrong? Powered by WPeMatico
Throughout the summer I have airbnb guests staying in my house, and I always make sure they have space for food in the fridge, which leaves less space for my… The post Fridge or larder for storing veg? Diary of
As many herbs peak in September before dying back until next spring, or just getting a bit tired looking over the colder months, it’s a good time for drying out… The post How to dry herbs appeared first on Rocket