Latest posts by Fleurisa

Storing potted herbs

Posted: 18/08/2014 at 15:18

I leave them all outside, but I put my rosemary next to the house wall to give it some warmth and shelter from the sun. You could do that with the marjoram too. Chives and mint should be fine outside

Winter Squash harvest time

Posted: 18/08/2014 at 13:43

The RHS website says to let them mature on the plant and move them before first frosts

Watering trays on a seed rack

Posted: 18/08/2014 at 13:40

You need some water tight trays to sit your seed trays, onto like these; http://www.twowests.co.uk/product/watertight-plastic-gravel-tray

Winter Squash harvest time

Posted: 18/08/2014 at 11:53

If you intend to store them the skins need to be fully hardened. If you can make a mark with your fingernail, then the skin is not hard enough

Got Big Courgettes. Recipes, please!

Posted: 18/08/2014 at 11:02

Chocolate orange and courgette cake. Hubby made it yesterday, yummy!


Good year for sweetcorn?

Posted: 18/08/2014 at 11:00

I could probably manage to cook it too!

Herbaceous perennial plugs

Posted: 18/08/2014 at 10:58

I replied to your first post

Lupins, can I move them now?

Posted: 18/08/2014 at 10:25

I'd wait until Autumn when they have died down

Herbaceous perennial plugs

Posted: 18/08/2014 at 10:24

How big are the pots they are in now? I'd grow them into at least a 1 litre pot before putting them out. Penstemons are a little tender so I wouldn't plant them until spring anyway

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