Seedlings are thriving at the moment, and there are some surprise winter survivors in the garden, but also some unexpected casualties.
With spring upon us, I’ve set a load of herbs, salad crops and flowers for this summer’s garden.
Andrew looks back at the successes and failures of 2011, and plans for 2012!
Bees play a crucial role in the garden and also in the food production industry. Crocuses make the perfect early food for them.
The Sweet Peas have come under attack from a colony of aphids; the garden gets another roasting; and some houseplants find their way outside.
I’ve been planting out my seed-grown plants today – all 3 hours of them!
Rain arrives! So, it’s off to the garden centre where I pick up some strawberries and yet more herbs.