Brunswick Gardener has been booked to renovate the garden next door… Continue reading First ‘Garden Reno’ Job Confirmed for Brunswick Gardener!
Tag Archives: urban gardening
DISASTER! Well a Minor Tradgedy!
The weather has been WILD in the Brunswick Garden over the last 24 hours, and the high winds claimed a few victims… Continue reading DISASTER! Well a Minor Tradgedy!
This basket full did not make it to the Foyer Continue reading Tonight’s Dinner
Not only does Kale have magical health properties….. Continue reading Magical Kale
Nectarine Tree: Now Featuring Aphids
Over the last couple of weeks the Nectarine Tree was treated for ‘Leaf-Curl. Now its hosting an infestation of black/brown Aphids! Continue reading Nectarine Tree: Now Featuring Aphids
The Emerging Eggplants
Yesterday when I posted pics of how quickly the Tomato sprouts were growing, there was still no sign of the Eggplants
Continue reading The Emerging Eggplants
On the Menu Tonight:
Seeing as the Foyer needed restocking, I thought I better go a harvesting hahha Continue reading On the Menu Tonight:
Tonight’s Foyer Feast
Tonight’s harvest harvest is a bit exciting as it all came from the ‘new’ East Side Strip! Continue reading Tonight’s Foyer Feast
The East Side is BOOMING
Here are some pics of the East Side Stip. Continue reading The East Side is BOOMING
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 😦
The East Side: Then and Now
Here is a gallery of pics showing the progression of the East Side Garden – I managed to find some pics that quite old, so you really get to see how the East Side has changed and progressed over the last few years…
Foam Box Carrots
The Carrots growing in the foam boxes (car-park garden) are doing exceptionally well this year! Even I’m surprised that they are happily growing in such a small space: Continue reading Foam Box Carrots
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!
Here come the Linarias!
A gallery of pics of the Linaria flowers – Now featuring Aphids! 😉
Here come the Brassicas!
Its finally Cauli-Broc time! Continue reading Here come the Brassicas!
Our garden needs you: Kickstarter update
Now, more than ever: OUR GARDEN NEEDS YOU!
(Apologies for ‘tagging’ this post with so many terms – just trying to capture as big an audience as possible. No shame when it comes to repairing / creating productive gardens!)
Please donate if you can
I need a dollar, dollar, a dollar is what i need (heaheah)
Its rare that i buy a plant or seeding now days… i has to be something that i want desperately and right away… otherwise i propagate!
Whether it is seeds or cuttings, there are a few things that you will need to get started: Continue reading Propagation 101
Potting up the Booty :-)
I really wanted to use some of the Castings and Compost i acquired in yesterdays plunder in the propagation mix i was going to use to strikes the cuttings i plundered.
Amongst yesterdays booty was a bucket of propagating sand, so i was able to make a mixture that contained: Continue reading Potting up the Booty 🙂
I’m riddled with WORMS!
During the raid yesterday, Chris gave me a foam box containing about 10000 worms.