Featured Posts in'dry' Category

making an easy peasy bread and butter pudding

What’s not to love about edible gifts? This Christmas we received a Pannetone loaf from our friends Dan and Ruth Read more..

stringing onions

I planted my onions in March this year having had a failed crop last year when I overwintered them.  Four rows of sets Read more..

Grow Nemesia from Seeds or Plugs

Nemesia Culture Nemesias grow from 1 to 2 feet tall, with sparsely branched plants. They grow erect, with the Read more..

Help with Garlic Growing

You will not need a lot of help growing Garlic if you select UK Garlic bulbs that are appropriate for our climate. Buy Read more..

Winter Flowering Plants

Iris Unguicularis. Popular name Algerian or winter-flowering iris. This is an ideal plant for poor soil in hot and dry Read more..

If you like odd looking plants!

Haemanthus albiflos more commonly known as the ‘Shaving Brush plant’ If you like odd looking plants, nothing can Read more..

Of what’s brewing in a witch’s cauldron!

I’ve been living in the garden these past few days; parting from it only to do the necessary. As summer slowly fades Read more..

A Welcome Visitor!

It has been my pleasure and privilege over the years to meet up with fellow veggie bloggers from time to time. Read more..

Budget Busting Gardeners Tips

Sun and rain are free so optimise the use of these natural resources Garden on a Low Budget Collect seeds and start Read more..

Welcome, September

I’m sure there must be some mysterious connection between the arrival of September and cooler weather… it must be! Read more..