Stephanie's Garden Blog

Stephanie's Garden Blog

Welcome to Stephanie's Garden Blog, where we keep you up to date with our gardening exploits and anything we think might be of interest in the big wide world of gardening. With regular updates from Stephanie and Jo, from sowing to harvesting, we hope you enjoy following our gardening journey! 

   

Latest Blog Entries:

The seed sowing continues

Posted in Category Organic Gardening by Jo on 30 March 2014

Busy in the greenhouse again this week, lots of seed sowing and potting on, hopefully planting up our wooden manger planters with salads and rocket. Harvesting some early salad leaves this week too.

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Another busy week planned in the Kitchen Garden

Posted in Category Organic Gardening by Jo on 24 March 2014

The warm weather has really started to move things on in the Kitchen Garden. Lots of plans for the week ahead - dividing mint plants, sowing sea kale seeds, harvesting spinach and chard, now that should keep me busy!

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Garden Tools

Posted in Category Garden Tools and Equipment by Jo on 18 March 2014

Sneeboer make their tools with long handles, not solely for the benefit of six-foot-two blokes. These longer handles alleviate pressure on the spine and create a lot more digging power in the garden by creating a longer lever to work with.

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Rabbits, Pigeons and Weeds - Garden Trouble Comes in Threes!

Posted in Category Organic Gardening by Jo on 18 March 2014

Three of the major pest groups likely to cause havoc in any vegetable garden or allotment are animals, birds and weeds

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Forced rhubarb, an early season treat!

Posted in Category Organic Gardening by Jo on 18 March 2014

The Kitchen Garden is really getting into swing now, harvesting, and most importantly eating, the forced rhubarb is a real early season treat!

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