Best time to take lavender cuttings
Propagating lavender with cuttings is surprisingly easy, and I get really good results too. Lavender cuttings are of course free, which just makes it even better!
Time to sow parsnip in my garden
This time of year is all about parsnip in the kitchen garden. I harvest last year's sowing and sow parsnip seeds in new little clusters.
Moving my Vorbote 3 to the polytunnel
The first little Vorbote 3 cabbage plants are thriving in my polytunnel. I count on that I can start harvesting here in April, even though it's still quite cold outside.
Harvesting my windowsill vegetables
My secret to getting early windowsill vegetables is choosing the right varieties and sowing early. This is how I do it!
Harvesting forced rhubarb in April
Forced rhubarb is an early luxury for me in the kitchen garden. I harvest this lovely mild rhubarb already in April.
Chitting potatoes indoors
Chitting potatoes is a great way to get an early harvest. This batch of potatoes have been chitting for about 3 weeks. What do they look like now?
Gardening calendar: What I sow in April
My gardening calendar is all about showing what I grow here in the kitchen garden, and when. This is what I sow in April!
Growing early onion in the polytunnel
What could be better than getting a nice harvest of early onion from the polytunnel? I decided to go for a fast-growing variety and it seems to work!
New series: Tomatoes from sowing to harvest
I love growing tomatoes! In spring I sow many different varieties, I love the rich diversity in tomatoes when it comes to the way they look and how they taste. In this new series, we follow the tomatoes from sowing to harvest.
Fertilize with diluted urine indoors
It might seem a bit strange or yucky to fertilize with diluted urine. But it actually works really well, especially indoors. Try it!
Harvesting fava beans (broad beans)
Can you really get more than one harvest from your fava plants? The answer is yes, but the question is if you should. This is my opinion on how to go about harvesting fava beans.