Month: April 2021
Vegetable Gardening for Beginners: Growing Blueberries
What could be more luxurious than picking delicious blueberries from your own garden? Read this guide about gardening for beginners to find out more!
Growing alliums from seeds
How are your alliums doing? Mine are doing just fine and it’s almost time to replant them and start on a new batch. It's actually really easy to grow alliums from seeds. I'll show you how it's done below!
Best time to take lavender cuttings
Propagating lavender with cuttings is surprisingly easy, and I get really good results too. Lavender cuttings are of course free, which just makes it even better!
How to get healthy roots
I just love seeing how healthy and vibrant the root systems of my plants often look. Healthy roots are the very foundation for getting good quality vegetables in the end, so make it a priority!
How to grow tomatoes outdoors
Do you need a greenhouse to grow tomatoes? This is one of the most common questions I get from my readers. I grow tomatoes outdoors without any issues. Why not give it a try?
When should I start using pallet collars?
My readers often ask me when it's time to start using pallet collars. In my opinion, the time is always right. Start now!
How to start a flower garden
Unsure about how you can start your own flower garden at home? Here are my best tips on which flowers to use and how to plant them.
Guide: Starting a small vegetable garden – Part 3
It's time for the third and last part of my series about creating a small vegetable garden! In this part, I will show you how to mulch your beds with grass clippings and tell you more about the optimal way to water your beds.
Guide: Starting a small vegetable garden – Part 2
Part 1 of this series on starting a small vegetable garden was a quick guide on how to build new beds. Part 2 will be about the exciting part – growing the vegetables.
Gardening calendar: What I sow in April
My gardening calendar is all about showing what I grow here in the kitchen garden, and when. This is what I sow in April!
Growing Leafy Greens in a Hotbed
Row after row of new leafy greens are growing in my hotbed right now. Do you want to grow leafy greens early in a hotbed too? Keep reading to find out how.
Guide: Starting a small vegetable garden – Part 1
This small vegetable garden is really easy to get started on and only takes about an hour to build. The garden consists of two garden beds and pathways between them. It doesn't have to be harder than that to start growing your own vegetables at home!