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How to grow everlasting flowers
These colorful everlasting flowers are pure bliss! We have a tradition here in Sweden where we put the everlastings between the inner and outer windows in our homes. It looks pretty and helps absorb some moist between the windows too.
Sowing flowers in winter
I start sowing flowers early in the year, even in winter. It works really well, try it!
Growing annual flowers from seed
Try growing annual flowers from seed together with your vegetables. This will save you some time and also add some aesthetic appeal to your vegetable garden.
Garden DIY: My new garden beds
I just love creating new growing spaces here in my garden. This year, I decided to radically improve a neglected area of my lot and make a few new garden beds.
A tour of my fall garden
I knew that I was being a bit too optimistic thinking I could keep my hands off new projects at the start of the summer. Here are a few pictures of my fall garden and everything I managed to do this season.
Red Noodle yard-long bean
This yard-long bean variety is called Red Noodle, and I couldn't think of a more fitting name. I grow it in my polytunnel here at home in zone 3, and I have had great results so far. This is how I do it.
How to use a plug tray
I decided to use a plug tray to grow leafy greens that I can put in the shady spots in my garden. I really recommend this method! I grow plenty of different vegetables this way, for example, sprouting broccoli.
Video tour: An amazing mulched garden
This lovely mulched garden is absolutely overflowing with beautiful flowers and vegetables. Watch this video tour to learn what's possible with a simple trick like mulching.
My Duke blueberry plants
It's finally time to start my little jungle project in the polytunnel! I want to grow plenty of tall plants in there and the blueberry variety Duke seemed like the perfect choice.
My first podcast from Sara's Kitchen Garden!
This is my first podcast ever in English! I am so excited and also a bit proud that I challenge myself to do this. Hope you'll like it. In my first episode I sneak out in the garden late night and have a look.
My beautiful clematis Piilu
A few of you have been asking me what the beautiful pink flowers in the background of many of my pictures are. So, I decided to dedicate an entire post to this lovely clematis called Piilu.