I actually ventured outside today to try and plant some bulbs.That was the plan..
I needed to clear some of the dead and dying back plants to make some room.
That took me most of the afternoon...
drifts of marigoldsby
We encourage calendula (pot marigolds) to seed amongst our brassicas....
These plants can be badly affected by caterpillars, aphids and whitefly.
The hoverflies and wasps...
have a complete caprese in one container :)
Some plants will attract beneficial insects. For example, marigolds.... At home the front balcony (the one I look out on and sit on) was for plants in flower, while the back...
Spring Plantings TT # 7by
with. The garden spot never got cleared last year. We tried to plant a few things in some places that had been cleared for electric lines, but the deer feasted on our little plantings.
This year we still haven't...
The Homeopathy Golden Remedy Calendulaby
Calendula officinalis is known as Pot Marigold because of its goldish petals and for its varied use. This plant is widely cultivated and can be grown easily across the world...
"I'm Planting Food"--Made Easy!by
6. Two marigoldplants (for pest control)=$1.98
7. Miracle Gro* organic potting mix=$8.99... beds and prepares them with soil, compost, plants, the works, for free, to anyone who wants to start...
Charitable Plant Stallby
) to help Hilary do her annual charity plant stall.
She has been busy for weeks growing masses of plants for sale outside the village hall. Bedding plants, perennials, vegetables, and grasses.
She set up seven...