We have had trouble the last few years with the local possums eating the veggies that we planted. And before this it was a bush turkey scratching everything up so he could build his lady love one fine nest. The bush turkey has finally gotten the hint that he is not welcome and moved on.… Continue reading How to possum proof a garden
This is the result of our seed planting a few months ago – to fill in an afternoon, I pulled out all the out of date seeds and showed the toddler how to plant them. Then we waited. And waited. And eventually some plants sprouted. Then I waited some more to find out what they… Continue reading Purple bean picking
Although I am not gardening much at the moment, we are still harvesting some things to eat. Last week I picked rosemary to use in a mushroom risotto, and Tim picked three fruits off our Monstera Deliciosa plant. I think we have three of the Monsteras in our garden, all were here when we moved… Continue reading Fruit salad plant
I was doing a bit of a garden update after our absence and decided to see what carrots were in there. I was pleasantly surprised by how many carrots I pulled out and what big sizes they are. The colour mix is quite nice, the purple ones seem to do the best in the garden.