Garden Notes

Getting a free greenhouse

Moved the greenhouse I saw on Facebook last week from the owners garden to my garden. Chris helped transport the glass which he will bring to the garden in a few days, only smashed 1 large panel of glass when dismantling it – hopefully nothing will break while its being …

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First vegetables are planted

The first two kitchen garden beds are ready to receive vegetables. It’s quite late in the season so with a few crops I’ll be taking a chance but what have I lost if they don’t come to harvest, just a packet of seed. The first to be planted was a …

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Flower Border Complete – Of Sorts!

There are so many elements of this new garden that remind me of the family garden back in Wales that I decided to name it: Gardd Llonyddwch which means Tranquility Garden. A new garden sign on welsh slate has been erected on the blue gate which has also returned. I’ve …

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Introducing the new garden

Welcome to my Greater London garden. I took on this piece of land in late June 2021 and over the coming year my plan is to document how I create it. There will be areas for flowers, vegetables, fruit and herbs – all working in harmony with the local wildlife …

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