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 … More The good, the bad and the frustrating of gardening.
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 … More Seedlings everywhere
I have noticed that my post from six months ago about growing avocado plants from a seed (see post here https://green-thumbed-swede.com/2019/11/08/growing-avocado-tree-from-seed/ ) 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 … More Growing avocado tree from seed pt.2
Now that the summer is over and I don’t have as much time to do anything in the garden for the time being (trying to balance two part-time jobs while looking for a full-time one while also trying to finish my studies has been absolutely draining to be honest) I decided to try my luck … More Growing avocado tree from seed
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 … More Wake up,work,eat,sleep……
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 … More Courgettes