Category Archives: Grow

2017 Garlic planted today

Today I planted this years garlic. After soaking the cloves overnight in a mixture of water, seasol, Garlic seed inoculat and facultative anaerobic microbes I planted each variety in a separate bed and then watered them in with the soaking … Continue reading

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Rhubarb Monster

The comfrey is in flower under the jostaberry.  The horseradish has sprung up and is flowering also.  Arghh it’s a rhubarb monster. You can just see the roses poking out over the top.  We have two rhubarb monsters. This one … Continue reading

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Bungendore Farmers Market

I harvested a dozen bunches of rhubarb today to sell at the Bungendore Farmers Market tomorrow. A few rhubarb pies and muffins there.  The Tagassaste is flowering already getting ready for spring.  I gave them a prune after I took … Continue reading

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A little progress. 

Here we go. Things have been a bit slow for a while as I have been working far too much and building far too little. To change this I have changed jobs and work hours and now work seven in … Continue reading

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Summer Days

The Summer growing season is going well. We have our first flowers on our pomegranates so with luck we may get our first fruit. The flowers are beautiful in a ‘Little Shop Of Horrors’ kind of way.   Whilst tidying … Continue reading

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Rhubarb at Food Lovers Bungendore

As we have more rhubarb than we know what to do with or can give away I decided to see if the local market/cafe/deli would like some.  Yes they do.  So today I delivered 3 bunches of Rhubarb tied in … Continue reading

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Bloomin’ garden or edible beauty. 

Bloomin’ sage. This got a hammering in the winter cold but has come back really well.     Bloomin’ chives.    Bloomin’ kale. There would be more blooms but the are rather nice and I keep biting them off the plant … Continue reading

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