Well my sunflowers are taking their time, one came out a few weeks ago and then nothing, til yesterday when one started to come out, hopefully over the next few days I’ll have it out properly and others might follow suit. Maybe I should have thinned them out and they might have flowered quicker, but… Continue reading Spinach and Sunflowers
So my plants have done well, I’ve already taken two off the cucumber plant that there’s another two ready to be picked. There were a lot of flowers on it so I was worried that I would have too many to use, but it’s been good so far. I’ll take one off later today and… Continue reading I have food!
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