Category Archives: Planter boxes

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

Raspberries – Any Advice?

The Raspberry has been planted in a foam box.


Any chance of fruit??

It came as a free gift from Diggers and ha a couple of green shoots that have just surfaced.



Its variety is ‘Pink Neika’.

Happy Gardening



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’


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


Plenty more carrots to come


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!)