The Studio Garden September 2016


#1

There’s nothing like a walk round the garden in the morning after dropping off the laddie on the school run. Only problem is sometimes you see things you’d rather not see. pesky wabbits! It turns out the fluffy wee bunnies cavorting down in the orchard are making forays into the kitchen gardens. I’d thought…

Originally published at: http://fishheads.club/2016/09/23/the-studio-garden-september-2016/


#2

Hi Fish, my brassicas (purple sprouting) took a bashing from caterpillars last year. They were completely defoliated and I left them in the ground rather than being tempted to bin them. Small new growth came before winter shut down and new growth galore appeared the following spring (this year) with superb ‘heads’ of purple sprouting. Same thing has happened this year with defoliated plants currently staring at me with small new growth appearing now. Will wait to see if next spring brings more …