Tag Archives: Garlic

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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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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Spring Garden

The day time temperature is now above 10 deg now spring has sprung and the vegetables are taking off.  Broad bean flowers    Garlic chives in hydroponic AutoPots. Cut and re grows for continuos harvest.    Garlic in hydroponic AutoPots     … Continue reading

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2014 Garlic Harvest & Tagasaste In Flower

OiOi, We have had a few hot days and no rain so I took the opportunity to harvest this years garlic. I has gone very well lots of fabulous large bulbs of Daves Favourite. It is actually Russian Red Rocambole … Continue reading

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How does our garden grow

Hi there, It is nearly the end of winter and we have had quite a few frosts with temps down to -9 (our pipes freeze at -7). Our garden in pots has been keeping us well supplied. We have not … Continue reading

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7 JULY 2014

Hi all, Sorry it has been a while since my last update but things have been happening, slowly, but happening none the less. I have fitted some doors with the help of DOD (Dear Old Dad). A new, improved raised … Continue reading

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