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My beautiful fall windflowers
Windflowers are some of my favorite perennials. Everything from the leaves to the buds and actual flowers looks like a work of art in my opinion. They look lovely in the garden of course, but I also like using them for bouquets.
Sowing flowers in winter
I start sowing flowers early, even in winter. It works really well, try it!
How to grow everlasting flowers
These colorful everlasting flowers are pure bliss! We have a tradition here in Sweden where we put the everlastings between the inner and outer windows in our homes. It looks pretty and helps absorb some moist between the windows too.
Growing annual flowers from seed
Try growing annual flowers from seed together with your vegetables. This will save you some time and also add some aesthetic appeal to your vegetable garden.
Garden DIY: Creating New Garden Paths
Making new garden paths can be complicated, to say the least. But I have found a method that works really well for me. My garden paths are cheap, easy to make and close to completely weed-free!
Can I Grow Vegetables Near a Road?
My new vegetable garden is located right next to the road through the village. Is this a problem? Some studies seem to suggest that it is, but I have my own thoughts about this subject.
How to Grow Basil in a Plug Tray
Did you know that you don't need a garden to grow basil at home? You can easily do it on a window sill or balcony. How? Just grow your basil in a plug tray!
Q&A: Growing Windowsill Tomatoes
I decided to make some space for potted tomatoes here in my cottage. Watching them grow just makes me feel so happy! There are plenty of things you need to think about when growing windowsill tomatoes though. Here is a little Q&A that can help you get started!
My Beautiful 'Red Garnet' Amaranth
Some of you have been asking me about the beautiful tall red flowers I grew last summer. This is one of the amaranth varieties I grow in my garden, called Red Garnet.
Pollinating Peach, Apricot and Nectarines
The fruit trees that flower early might need some help with the pollination. Pollinating peach, apricot and nectarine in my garden is one of my favorite tasks in spring. This is how you do it!
How to Sprout Anything at Home
Fresh, crispy and delicious sprouts from your window sill? No problem! This is how you grow your own sprouts at home!