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Herb Infused Oils

There is most definitely a nip in the air.  The rain has a definite iciness about it. The weather is telling that winter is just around the corner.  However, you can still enjoy the flavours of summer and a...
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Leaf Mould

There is furtive behaviour going on in the front garden.  A passer by stops and comments on the task I'm undertaking which is raking the leaves from the lawn and sweeping them up from the path.  There are l...
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Garden Hot Pepper Pickle

My little Scotch Bonnet pepper plant has done me proud this year.  Grown from seed it has produced a small but good harvest of 6 peppers.  It will continue to grow throughout the winter in the warmth of the...
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How To Save Your Own Seed

With the excitement of the harvest that continues triumphantly during October it's also time to remember that this is also the abundant harvest time for seeds too. Saving seed from the veg and flowers gr...
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Time To Start Thinking Bulbs

Tulips bulbs. Make sure they are really healthy in order to ensure a good display. September is the month to start thinking about the spring.  It's bulb ordering time and catalogues are filled with wonderfu...