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#constantgarden: The summer blooms

#constantgarden: The summer blooms

It is summer and the flowers are beginning to bloom, there are some brilliant colours opening up in the garden at the moment and we are trying again with the little sunflowers as the last batch were eaten by slugs - I am prepared this time, I bought slug pellets (safe ones mind you). VIEW the POST

Creating the perfect patio

Creating the perfect patio

Take off your thick jumper, turn down the central heating and throw those curtains and windows wide! Summer is here and with it brings warm sunny days, and balmy nights sitting in your beautiful garden. The summer months are the time to entertain friends, family and neighbours and the addition of a patio to your garden means you have the perfect space to do so - in style. The creation of the perfect patio is not complicated, but will require a little forward planning to ensure you’re able to get the most from your new outdoor space. VIEW the POST

#constantgarden: #greenhousediaries our homegrown

#constantgarden: #greenhousediaries our homegrown

I sorted through our greenhouse a few weeks ago and since then I have been venturing into the "homegrown" world and planting seeds, to hopefully make some food for us to eat. I have planted a range of herbs, chilli's and salad items and hopefully they will grow nicely. VIEW the POST

#constantgarden: Growing sunflowers week 3

#constantgarden: Growing sunflowers week 3

Well its week 3 and I am deeply shocked at what I saw this week: out of the 4 seedlings that survived, once put into the garden to get some more sunlight only 1 has managed to see it through to week 3. The others have literally disappeared - but how? VIEW the POST