Tag: permaculture

Samhain Allotment

Samhain Allotment

GD and I have closed the poly tunnel down for the winter, it is our first year of owning a poly tunnel and I was sad to close it down, feeling we had missed some opportunity to keep veg growing until at least near the […]

Allotment Bounty

Allotment Bounty

This is our first year at our allotment and after all the hardwork GD and I put in over the autumn and winter months we are amazed at all the wonderful crops we are harvesting now and have been harvesting since the weather warmed up […]

Beautiful Blossom

Beautiful Blossom

I planted irises for the first time this year, irises remind me of my home growing up and of my mum and her little patch of irises in the corner of the front garden. Down the side of the garden runs an old stone wall […]

Eco Park Allotment

Eco Park Allotment

We have an allotment on an organic site!. It is on the Eco Park at Portowan a six minute drive. Once we have bikes we will try try to cycle there. We have a patch in the middle of about a dozen that are nestled […]

Backyard Permaculture

Backyard Permaculture

We spent the past week clearing out all the rubbish in the garden left by the people before us. GD salvaged all the wood, sand, ballast, slate, bricks, paving slabs, metal mesh anything really that was reusable that was stuffed and crammed into all the […]

Looking after the Wormery

Looking after the Wormery

We have had the wormery a couple of years now we were very excited to receive our wormery and had great expectations of it, but the first 18 months alas it did not provide us with all the copious amounts of  rich compost the advertisements […]