I’m going to be trying this, after a couple of years of playing around with small quantities of rock mulch. Tomorrow, I’m picking up a fair amount of crushed granite – will let you know how it works out. This video provides an excellent overview of why it works.
Mmmm slightly crispy petals, just the way any discerning mountain goat likes them. Let’s call it a draw for now, Summer is almost over (thankfully).
Round one – heatwave!
It just occurred to me that despite not much going on the garden, there is in fact, heaps going on in the garden. Summer has hit Melbourne after what seemed like an endless cold and rainy Autumn. Today was 23° Celsius and Sunny, yesterday was 33°, next Tuesday 14th is 42°, Wednesday 41°, Thursday 43° …
Results of the latest reader survey – Gardening is Great Because?
Advice on how to save your own broad bean seeds to ensure you have a never ending supply for no cost!
First fruit from the Almond tree planted in Autumn 2011. There are some hungry possums hanging around the neighbourhood so let’s see how long it stays there.