The propagator has been filled with freshly sown seeds – ready to bring the garden to life in 2013.
The Daylilies are blooming marvellous at the moment, but the snails continue their brazen crimewave.
Whilst the wettest drought continues with continuous heavy rain for yet another Bank Holiday, there’s still plenty of jobs to do indoors in preparation for this year’s garden.
Over the weekend I was able to dodge those April Showers to build wigwams, sow the French Beans and prick-out the Salvia seedlings.
Whilst clearing windowsills to make way for some newly sown vegetables, an unwelcome pest gets its comeuppance.
After some heavy April showers, the garden has leapt forwards with lush growth and flowers, but there’s still plenty more seeds to sow… including some for next year’s garden!
Andrew looks back at the successes and failures of 2011, and plans for 2012!
The Rose returns to bloom; the Foxgloves for next year have been potted-on; the Rocket is almost ready to pick.
The garden has really grown on in the last couple of weeks – Antirrhinums are flowering, the Sweet Peas are recovering, and some mystery seedlings have turned up….
The first Courgette ‘Black Beauty’ has been harvested.