A step by step guide on how to propagate a nectarine from seed.

How to grow a nectarine tree from a seed.

The good, the bad and the frustrating of gardening.

While this weeks update on my urban garden was going to be a completely positive one (I had this draft here for a few days I just needed to add the photos) tradgedy sadly struck. My poor, very loyal growhouse got completely shattered in the wind yesterday. I've had the growhouse for over a year … Continue reading The good, the bad and the frustrating of gardening.

Seedlings everywhere

We have had some wonderful sunny weather lately which has given me lots of time in the garden. Of course it didn't last as today was crazy windy and I had to close up my grow house again as it was shaking and I was scared it would get pulled apart. My dream for the … Continue reading Seedlings everywhere

Growing avocado tree from seed pt.2

I have noticed that my post from six months ago about growing avocado plants from a seed (see post here) has had a lot of views lately so I thought I would give a little update about how my plants are doing. I am happy to say that they are all thriving. I know it … Continue reading Growing avocado tree from seed pt.2

Growing avocado tree from seed

These three are the avocado plants that managed to actually sprout! The tall avocado plant to the right even survived my cat chomping off the first stalk that it grew and it just decided to grow a second one on the side because why not? Now that the summer is over and I don't have … Continue reading Growing avocado tree from seed

Wake up,work,eat,sleep……

Unfortunately I had to neglect the blog for a while. Life has kept me busy. Had an exam to prepare for, have also been taking driving lessons and had the theory exam to prepare for as well, very busy at work, also very busy trying to find other work as being a nanny is just … Continue reading Wake up,work,eat,sleep……

courgette seedling

Courgettes

Thought for my first post I would write about my lovely courgette plant and its progress so far. I have always wanted to have a garden but living in London and trying to find a place to live where having a garden was possible has not been easy nor cheap. After renting for a long … Continue reading Courgettes