Oops, I didn’t mean to leave my vege garden update for so long. Anyone would think it had fallen into disarray or been trampled by pigs (both reasonably likely). But no, it is looking pretty good and full at the moment and a beautiful bout of rain has set in today, which is perfect timing … More The Vege Garden
Despite trying to squish as many things as possible into the vege garden, I left space for a few flowering plants. They’re not just pretty faces, their main purpose is to attract beneficial insects. Here’s what I’ve got at the moment, aside from flowering herbs, and how each one is supposed to function. Sweet Alyssum (Lobularia maritima ‘Snow … More Flowers in The Vege Garden
I have been thinking about marigolds lately, pondering if I should put some around my new vege garden. They are one of the first plants mentioned when people talk about companion planting, but what do they actually do? The more I learn about companion planting, the more I realise that a lot of the information … More What is The Purpose of Marigolds?