Over the coming weeks, we are going to be improving and creating more wildlife habitats around ...
In person workshops are sooo 2019, darling. Since we’re cooped up ’till December we thought we produce a video so you can make your festive wreath at home. Big thanks to Heidi for the instructions. You can buy a wreath-making kit (including a willow base) from the socially distanced BPCG shop, 11-3 Saturdays and Sundays.
This quick and simple fermentation is great for using up underripe tomatoes at the end of the growing season.
Last week in the garden, we harvested our last root veg of 2020. These are Oca, the gorgeous little red tubers with the attractive (and edible) clover like foliage which we grow in our perennial veg bed. Oca is sometimes referred to as one of the “lost crops of the Incas,” because it’s still mostly […]
In 2021, we want to grow and sell lots more house plants to raise funds for the charity. To do this, we need to develop some stock plants over the winter period on our heated mats in the greenhouses. Come the Spring, we will be able to grow many ‘babies’ from these. The plants we are […]
This week, we will be starting our big winter greenhouse clean. It’s the best time of year to do this because we have very few plants growing in them now. We will clean the windows to remove limescale. This will bring even more light inside for the plants. We will also clean the staging with a […]