"I hear you Lissa. Because we can grow things all year long we don't tend to pause and take stock of what is happening in our gardens and reflect on how we do things including going back over journals and planting notes. "
"Journals/diaries are always a good idea. First thing I was taught in my little course at Northey St and it has stood me in good stead. I keep seasonal blogs for this reason....just got to find the time to go back and read them!"
When I was a lad and worked on a banana farm down at Redland Bay back in the 80's we would cut the suckers we didn't down low like you have done and dig/ pop out the core of the sucker with the top corner of a cane knife and fill…"