It’s only a year ago we were assured by left wing politicians, the BBC, The Guardian, Bob Geldof, AC Grayling old Uncle Tom Cobbley and All that we would run out of lettuce(!) and many other foodstuffs as well as medicines if we left the EU. So, in mock retort I created my Brexit garden … Continue reading Twelve greenhouses for free!
Coronavirus lockdown is no hardship to the “retired” with a garden. Wallflowers and Sweet Williams are blooming, vegetables have germinated, and the greenhouse is full of plants ready for transplanting. The rockery is developing rapidly.
I did a lot of unplanned gardening last year and consequently had a very "squashed" season of flowers and vegetables. I'm not going to get caught out this year and am close to finalising my plans for 2020. When we were first married, almost 50 years ago, and shortly afterwards bought our first house, we … Continue reading In An English Country Garden
More produce from the Brexit garden, now need a wheelbarrow for the carrots! Leeks on the way, salads in full swing, soon be sowing dwarf beans and winter lettuce in the greenhouse. Dr C currently making buckets of carrot soup for when the food shortages kick in, and I've just got back from stocking up … Continue reading The garden that keeps giving!