It's been a long time since my last blog ~ I haven't been doing much gardening if at all over that time (About 4 months...) ^^
I am surprised we're even harvesting anything at all, but the passionfruits, chillies, lime (fruited for the first time), angled luffa, Rosella (and the sweet potato leaves, and choko shoots if you eat these too) are producing despite the neglect ^^…Continue
I'm feeling very pleased with myself this morning, because I've made a giant batch of plum jam which has been universally acclaimed (by the family tasting panel) as delicious :) Well, with all that sugar in it why wouldn't it be!!
Last time I made plum jam I cooked it just a touch too long and it had an undertaste of caramelised sugar - still…Continue
Below are the spuds bought from Bulbs Direct and planted.
PINK FUR APPLE…
Desiree Potatoes. Planted March and April 2010.
As they grew I piled them up with horse manure and mulch just leaving a little bit of green poking out.