Category Archives: Planter boxes

Mostly foam boxes or pots – Im always amazed at home much produce can come from these small planters!

Giant Mustard: Now in Flower

The Giant Mustard that was planted for a Green Manure crop has now started flowering. Continue reading Giant Mustard: Now in Flower

Peas and Potatoes: Carpark Garden Update

Finally the Snow Peas and Sugar-Snap peas have broken into flower! Combined with the new Potato Planters the ‘Car-Park Garden’ is booming at the moment…. Continue reading Peas and Potatoes: Carpark Garden Update

Top Tip: Thin your Carrots

Last year my attempt at carrots was a bit of a disaster. They all grew into each other in gnarled knots and by the time I harvested them they were still tiny but tasted bitter 😦

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The Re-homing of the Peas

Moving house is never easy… its exceptionally difficult if you happen to be a 200Kg garden full of Snow Peas!

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Tonight’s ‘Foyer Food’

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Baby carrots grown in foam boxes in the car park and last of the radishes from the east side.

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Plenty more carrots to come

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More radishes growing in between cabbage on the west side.  Everything grows really slowly here… I was still harvesting cabbage from here last year into the middle of summer.
(I know I shouldn’t have cabbage there again…. very bad planning in tetms of crop rotation!)