Insects are vitally important to a successful garden, if not a well fed world. Letting your plants flower and go to seed can attract them, feed them and allow predatory insects to do their thing and keep down pest numbers.
Growing your plants in just the right spot can be critical to their health and abundance
Having plants that don’t need to be replanted every year can really take the effort out of many aspects of gardening.
Last week we moved a lot of the solar around, moving panels and shifting the batteries inside the house. We made sure the subsoil in the front garden was moist in preparation for Summer. Marlon and I also changed the aquaponics around a little.
Who says plants can’t feel joy… I’m certain that ours can…I can feel it myself
We’re on streaming tv today – live at 2 pm
Jelina loves Magnolia flowers. Though she’s away studying at the moment, her magnolia is in full bloom in the garden
It’s that amazing time of year when seemingly dead sticks burst into flower and the dull, Winter garden becomes a riot of colour. For the trees, it’s all about reproduction but or us it’s about beauty and the promise of fruit. Our Sicilian Nectarine, Unknown Nectarine and Plum tree are positively radiant in their new gowns