The root vegetables are growing happily in the raised beds, whilst I devise a method to divert cat bums elsewhere.
With Spring in full force, it’s time to get the courgette and squash seeds sown.
It’s time to be ‘pricking out’ my Sweet Sultant flowers and the brightly coloured Swiss Chard seedlings, and get them ready for their next stage of growing.
We’ve just had a mild week here in the East of England, and so the garden has woken up to throw lush green leaves skywards. It’s been the perfect time to get out there.
With the old shed down, I’m turning the space into productive raised beds for a range of fruit and vegetables.
It’s a busy Saturday in the garden as Winter eases off. There’s sowing, pricking out, and shed sorting to do!
The snow reminds the Spring flowering bulbs that Winter hasn’t quite finished with us yet.
Whilst most of us are dreaming about the sunshine, I’m thinking about the shade.
The garden and the seed trays begin to wake up with the first flowers and the first seeds germinating. Here comes the Spring! (hopefully)
As February rolls on, and flashes of greenery and flowers begin to appear, let’s take a look back to the summer of 2017 with my top 5 flowers in my garden.