Garden Project 3 – The up and over planter

Quite often the dimensions of a planter is dependent on the wood that we have available.  But for garden project 3 we are going to have to have a hunt for the right wood.  As you…

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Garden Project 2 – The problem spot

This spot in the garden has been ear marked over the last few years for raised beds, green houses of varying shapes and sizes, a hot tub, a tortoise enclosure, chicken enclosure, and wood stores.  It…

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Idiot proofing the decking – Project 1

Garden Project 1 (aka idiot proofing the decking) will be the completion of the planting on the large raised deck area at the end of the garden.  The plan is to run a narrow width planter,…

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Wood Fairy

Well I have at least 3 that I can identify, my most active wood fairy is a veteran that I keep topped up with coffee, cake and bacon sandwiches.  In return I get knocks on the…

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That first tip run of the season

There is nothing like the first tip run of the gardening season to confirm you have achieved!  The visual impact of the garden being clearer in general as well as the actual removal of the car…

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