The waste from the Mealworms can help protect your plants.
Drippers are great at targeting the water needs of individual plants but the soil and mulch in between can easy dry out. Sprinklers on the hose is the obvious answer but that requires extra pressure, so you can't run the drippers at the same time.
Ginger can be tricky to grow in SA but I reckon we're cracking it's secrets. We've our first flowers too.
There's a safe, easy way to get your cuttings to strike. It's Willow Water and it works a treat.
We are sharing some of our gardening secrets in this and upcoming posts. Local trades are often the best way to bring nutrition to your garden.
Mulch is one of the keys to a successful garden. Now is the time to get some onto your garden for Spring
Winter's almost over and things are starting to burst and bloom in the garden. The Calendulas always brighten up the place (did you know that their name comes from the same origin as our word 'calendar' and pertains to the fact that they're around all year). Jelina's been a planting flowers around the place so …
It was a bit of effort but the girls have a new house. Its steel and roofed and safe from predators and weather. The most important thing though is that the garden is safe from the girls!