So here’s the plants that I mention before, on the left the cucumber plant, which has one flower in bloom and several others almost there. I’m loving seeing it grow, I’ve never grown it before and I’ll admit to not expecting anything to happen as I’m not too good at keeping plants alive, but… Continue reading They’re growing up!
So there’s a heatwave here currently, and I’m suffering with hayfever. So I’m mostly hiding indoors, which means I’m planning what I can do next. Both out in the garden with the veggies and flowers and indoors with the decluttering. I currently have the washing machine going to wash the last of the clothes that… Continue reading Summertime
So my courgettes have now been repotted into larger pots. Currently 3/4 in a pot, but once they’re bigger I’ll repot again. If they all grow big enough for a pot each I’ll be giving some away. Realistically I won’t actually use all the fruit from one plant let alone 10 of them! The cucumber… Continue reading Plants
So these are the courgette and sunflowers that I have planted as you can see most have come through already. I’m planning on replanting them into bigger pots on Friday. The cucumber plant is growing well too, hopefully I won’t need to repot that one. I tried planting garlic, well just some bulbs that had… Continue reading Garden update
So spring is here and I’m trying to grow some things in the garden. I have got courgette (zucchini) seeds in my little propagator, they’ve started to grow so I’ll transfer them into a bigger seedling tray at the end of the week, and I’ve also got a cucumber plant growing in a pot. Sadly… Continue reading Grow your own
I do compost, I’m actually in need of a mini bin for the kitchen that I can empty out into the big one in the garden. I used to use an ice cream tub but that was too small and I didn’t have a lid so wasn’t all that practical. I’ve had a compost bin… Continue reading Composting