Monthly Archives: January 2011

Planting out our Jerusalem artichokes

JZ and Mr F gave able assistance in planting out our first Jerusalem artichokes. The mound of clay soil behind JZ looks a mess, but is in fact a piece of garden landscaping.  I have in mind a garden of … Continue reading

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The new path

Made with bricks snaffled from our neighbour’s skip and woodchips from our own trees.  The rest of the garden is still a quagmire, but it’s a start. It’s ‘rustic’ I grant you.  But I’m reckoning if we fill in the … Continue reading

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Spring is coming

We’ve worn tracks in the lawn with our enthusiastic to-ing and fro-ing, getting the garden ready for spring.  The missus has shredded pretty much all of the teetering pile of branches from the pear tree, and I built a compost … Continue reading

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