Maker of clothes, recipes, natural fabric dyeing, Gardener of veg, fruit and flowers.

Maker of clothes, recipes, natural fabric dyeing, Gardener of veg, fruit and flowers.

Category: Grow

How to grow and harvest gooseberry

How to grow and harvest gooseberry

Here is a blog post on how to grow and harvest gooseberry. Gooseberry is native the woodlands here in the UK so they are very easy to grow and don’t need much care. However, they are not much seen for n supermarket shelves. Personally, I […]

Raspberries how to grow and harvest

Raspberries how to grow and harvest

Here is a post on how to grow and harvest raspberries. Raspberry is a relatively easy to grow plant. Their bush growth are great to grown on borders or next to the fence in the garden. it’s a great summer fruit grow among with other […]

Growing and harvesting coriander

Growing and harvesting coriander

Here is a blog post on growing and harvesting coriander in a temperate country like the UK. It is much more hardy than some of its tropical cousins. . As you might know, I grew up in the warm tropical climate of Malaysia. Even after […]

Strawberries how to grow and harvest them

Strawberries how to grow and harvest them

I love eating strawberries and homegrown ones taste far superior and much fresher than supermarket bought ones. This post is about strawberries how to grow and harvest. Strawberries are a great summer fruit. All the children love them. They great to eat on its own, […]

Globe artichoke growing and harvesting

Globe artichoke growing and harvesting

This is a blog post on growing and harvesting globe artichoke. Globe artichokes are very easy to grow. They are a perennial vegetable that is hardy to frost. They grow like weeds in the warm, sunny Mediterranean climate. Therefore, you see a lot of artichokes […]

Broad bean – how to grow and harvest

Broad bean – how to grow and harvest

Broad beans are in season at the moment. This post is on how to grow and harvest broad bean. Broad bean also is known as fava beans (scientific name vicia faba) can be harvested as early as May. In some countries, it’s the first sign […]

Growing and harvesting sprouting broccoli

Growing and harvesting sprouting broccoli

Here is a blog post on how to grow and harvest sprouting broccoli at home. I have recently had a harvest in my vegetable patch. So I have now decided to write a blog post on it. What are sprouting broccoli? Sprouting broccoli is a […]