Fruits and berries
Propagating figs with cuttings
Growing figs at home is a real luxury if you live as far north as I do. I can't get enough of figs now. Propagating figs with the help of cuttings is easy. This is how I do it.
Growing Ice Peach: The white peach
Have you ever heard of a white peach? I didn't know anything about them until last year and I knew I had to give it a try. These peaches are not only gorgeous, they taste amazing too!
My homemade rosehip puree
The rosehips are ripe in Sweden and that means a lot of picking here at home! I make rosehip puree that I can use in plenty of different desserts. Yum!
Columnar Trees for the Cottage Garden
My cottage garden is so small, but I don't want to give up my dream of growing fruit trees here. The solution? Columnar trees!
How to grow jostaberries at home
Jostaberries are the perfect cross between gooseberries and blackcurrants. Jostaberry marmalade is already one of my new favorites at the breakfast table!
Remontant strawberries: Harvest strawberries all summer
A ready supply of these beautiful red berries all summer long – it's a gardener's dream! That's why I'm growing remontant strawberries. Try growing them too!
Growing melons in my garden
Melons everywhere! That's my dream for this summer. I just love growing melons!
How to propagate raspberries
The raspberries in my garden propagate quite effortlessly on their own. But let's say that you want to do it yourself, where to start? This is how I propagate raspberries in my garden.
Why Won't My Japanese Quince Grow Fruits?
Don't be surprised if your Japanese quince fails to produce fruits. There are a few things you need to know about pollinating the bush!
Growing Beautiful Pink Currants
Have you ever heard of pink currants? I actually didn't know about them until a few years ago. Now, it's one of my favorite berries in the garden. This variety is called Pink Champagne!
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!