• Winter Veg Sweeter after Frost

    Did you know that most winter vegetables taste sweeter after a frost?

    Winter Veg Sweeter after Frost
  • Cinnamon as Rooting Hormone

    Out of rooting hormone? Open your kitchen cupboard and grab some cinnamon! Dip fresh cuttings into it and it will kill fungus and bacteria, helping to keep them disease-free while rooting.

    Cinnamon as Rooting Hormone
  • Leave bean roots in the ground!

    Did you know…? …that at the end of the season you should cut bean plants like peas, french beans etc at the base but leave the roots in the soil. Once you cut back the plants, the roots excrete the unused nitrogen that has been building up and release it into the soil.

    Leave bean roots in the ground!
  • Winter is Coming – Wordless Wednesday
  • Leaf Impressions

    The staining you see is from tanins and the decomposing pigments in the leaf.

    Leaf Impressions