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How to grow black salsify: Mulching
It can be very challenging to grow vegetables when it's hot and dry outside. I try to use mulch as a way to protect my plants in summer. This is how I grow black salsify with the help of mulch.
Mulching my polytunnels
What a challenge! I decided I wanted to start mulching my polytunnels. But this is also one of the most important spots in my garden where I grow so many vegetables. So, how to combine the two? I think I've found a good solution!
Mulching with sheep's wool
I finally decided to try mulching with wool! This is what my first attempt looks like. I think it works really well, and it looks beautiful too!
Soil analysis part 3 – Mulching the polytunnels
It's time to take a look at the polytunnels in the third article about the soil analysis I did in my garden. The soil is doing well, but I need to make some changes to improve the overall quality of the polytunnel soil. And I plan to do it with (you guessed it), more mulch!
Soil analysis part 2: Mulching works!
"Nobody is making any money off these methods. A lot of people might feel provoked by the fact that you can succeed without buying any fancy products." The results are in – mulching works wonders!
Winter Sowing for Beginners
What does winter planting mean, which vegetables should we use and when will the seeds germinate? Read everything you need to know about growing winter vegetables here!
Using Fresh Manure as Fertilizer Part 2
Horse manure is the perfect fertilizer for most gardens. That's why I decided to make an article series about the pros, cons and practicalities of using it. This part of the series is about how to use fresh manure as fertilizer!
Sowing in My Raised Beds in Fall
I usually don't sow much now, at least not if I expect to harvest this year. But I wanted to test my limits and try to sow in my raised beds in fall too. Here's how.
My Preparations for Spring Gardening
I really recommend starting preparations for spring gardening already in fall. Check out my to-do list below for more inspiration!
Using Mulch and Bokashi in Pots
It doesn't matter where I use it, mulch just works everywhere. I put it in my beds outside and any raised bed too. But don't forget that you can also use bokashi in pots together with mulch!
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!