I love my mini indoor greenhouse, which has so far been great for starting off seeds. It’s easy to build, does the job, and looks good, too – all for just £12.Read More My Mini Indoor Greenhouse
This year, I have never eaten so many chillies in my life! I’m throwing chillies in to nearly everything I cook. I can’t seem to get enough of them, so it made sense to try to grow my own. Starting with the classics To start myself off I picked up a pack of seeds that […]Read More Building a Chilli Farm at Home
This year in my tiny garden I am growing courgettes (zucchini) for the first time. One solitary seedling was planted in mid May and this is what it looks like today.Read More My First Courgette Plant!
It’s amazing how fast radishes grow. This YouTube video brilliantly captures the germination and sprouting process. The camera was set to take one frame every 14 minutes, 24 seconds over 9 days.Read More Video… Radish Seeds Sprouting (time-lapse video)
How do you keep animals from poohing on and digging up your seeds and seedlings? I’ve discovered a couple of good ways, while trying to grow radishes, which have now survived to be 42 days old from planting . . .Read More Radish Seeds – 42 Days After Planting
I haven’t had much luck growing seeds before, but presented with the opportunity I rushed to get some seeds and planted out some radishes, lettuces, carrots and chives. Will they grow into anything edible? Will the pets in the area scupper my attempts? Read on to find out . . .Read More Planting Seeds