Monthly Archives: December 2012

Getting out in the rain to harvest some root veggies

Oca plants need time after the autumn equinox to form tubers.  The top growth is felled by hard frosts and they continue to work below ground for some weeks afterwards.  I dug up a few plants in early December.  They … Continue reading

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New Horizons – a borderland garden

For the past 12 years I have lived and gardened in a nice quiet corner of a busy and ever growing town (Telford).  Now I am fortunate enough to have another garden as well and it could not be more … Continue reading

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