April brings an array of seedlings ready for planting. I have learnt from past mistakes that labelling is essential to growing from seeds. Cucumber, pumpkin, squashes and courgettes all belong to cucurbit family and look the same. The sight of hundreds of seedlings which need to be planted out may look daunting. But any negative thoughts quickly dissipate. Greens are full of Vitamin K, folic acid and natural colourings of lucetin and beta-carotene. Good for my brain. Then...
Rosemary Jeboo, a regular BCM producer
is an awakening of the senses and a quickening in pace to sow seeds that will
give seasonal produce for tasty meals. My garden now has perennials such as sorrel,
kale and spinach ready to cook. These
are all hardy crops which can withstand the winter and provide produce all
year. Rosemary, thyme, mint and nettle
can be grown in containers and a small cutting will produce plants which will
enhance any dish or salad. I have so...