The Inspiring CornFlowers of Spring
A Forest Garden - Record of Progress

The Inspiring CornFlowers of Spring

From creamy Blue to Purple, and back again. One of Spring’s most delightful plants - Centaurea cyanus (AKA Cornflower), is a prolific self seeder and inspiring sight in the garden.  Able to tolerate the often brutal Summer conditions of Melbourne, drought tolerant, low on soil resources, and a lovely tough mulch for the Winter. Broadcast a … Continue reading

Planting Apple Trees in Autumn
A Forest Garden - Record of Progress / Coffee Grounds in the garden

Planting Apple Trees in Autumn

Five more dwarf apple trees to join the Gala and Pink Lady: Golden Delicious Jonathan McIntosh Snow Tsugaru Will keep track of my new friends to harvest time, hopefully in 2 short years. To be planted over a thick base of vermicast; quality worm poo created by the power of coffee grounds. This brings the number of … Continue reading