|Posted on May 16, 2011 at 8:37 PM|
May already, are gardens are in full swinging loads of flowers everywhere, the air is full of lovely scents, the swallows are already here too , also the weather wow! hot and dry , we are lucky, but this does mean that there is a lot of watering to be done , as plants are drying out so quickly at the moment, you can start planting your pot and container...Read Full Post »
|Posted on February 1, 2011 at 12:24 PM|
January is behind us, and its already starting to get lighter , plants are starting to spring back to life, and there are even the odd plants in flower like witch hazel and hardy Cyclamen coum which I find very up lifting at th...Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 21, 2010 at 7:36 PM|
Mersham has just Had its first frosts of autumn I woke up to day to find the dahlias had been blackened and they had gone all mushy, at this time you can do one of two things with dahlias ,you can dig them up wash off and then dry the tubers in a frost free place for a few days before storing in boxes or crates of dry in compost again in a frost free place ,or there is the more recant way , that people are using now and that is to leave them where they are , depending on the ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on August 14, 2010 at 3:50 PM|
July is a great time, as you get to time to enjoy what you have managed to achieve in the gardening take time to sit back , smell the roses and watch the bees work ,buzzing from one plant to another , helping to cross pollinated all those lovely runner beans and other veg plants you may have growing, just imaging those big dinners to come ,and the satisfaction of knowing you grew the food you are eating , arh bliss....