Tag: Gardening tips
We are lucky to have a rather lovely, old apple tree in the old house garden which is groaning with apples this Autumn. I expect it is the sole survivor of an apple orchard planted in the 1950’s or so but it is very welcome and we have been harvesting many, many apples this weekend.
Read more “Apples, apples everywhere!”
I have written a post about how to make compost here
Not everyone has room in their garden for a compost bin so here are 5 common kitchen waste products that you can use to improve your soil and enjoy healthy plants.
Read more “How to improve your soil with 5 common kitchen ingredients.”
We have a compost bin in the old house and we use it make fabulous, organic compost to put on the garden. They add vital nutrients to the soil to enable optimum growing conditions.
Read more “How to make fabulous household compost.”
Snails and slugs have eaten my Delphiniums again! They have also munched some of my vegetables and it’s quite a problem!
Read more “10 ways to deal with slugs and snails in the garden without using chemicals.”