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

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 […]

Setting up a garden watering system

Setting up a garden watering system

Here is a post on how I recently set up a garden watering system. This is so that I don’t need to water my plants all the time. Another main reason I set an automatic watering system is that when we go away the plants […]

Growing bean sprouts at home

Growing bean sprouts at home

This is a blog post about growing bean sprouts at home. I love growing them as one doesn’t need a garden at all. Yes.. that’s right no need for garden at all. All you need is a container, sieve and a sink. There are many […]

Growing elderberry from cutting

Growing elderberry from cutting

Here is a blog post on growing elderberry. I can about growing my own elderberry after looking at an ivy trying to kill my elderberry tree by growing all the tree!! Poor elderberry tree it just have not got any room to grow. This post […]