Enjoying Gardens and Gardening

“To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow”

Audrey Hepburn

Growing Early Potatoes in Pots
Growing Early Potatoes in Pots
Although I don’t have a lot of space in my garden for growing main crop potatoes, I do like to grow some early potatoes. I usually plant first early potatoes around about the first...
Beware of what lies beneath!
Beware of what lies beneath!
With many of our gardens showing signs of spring, lots of us will be keen to get outside and begin clearing our borders and pruning back those wayward shrubs.
Sweetcorn Rescue
Sweetcorn Rescue
After carefully nurturing the sweetcorn in pots, until I had cleared the first bed of potatoes, I finally got to plant out the sweetcorn this weekend.
Convolvulus cneorum
Convolvulus cneorum
This beautiful plant is also known as Silverbush. It is a compact evergreen plant which has white funnel-shaped flowers and oblong, silvery leaves. It flowers profusely from early summer until the autumn.