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Mark's Veg Plot · 7h ago

Square Foot Gardening - Growing Perfect Vegetables

I have to be honest and say that this book is not what I expected.I am familiar with the S...
Mark's Veg Plot · 1d ago

Chilli progress report

Following on from my post yesterday about harvesting my first chillis of the year, here is...
Mark's Veg Plot · 2d ago

Pickled Green Chillis

I'm not normally a fan of pickled veg, but I make a few exceptions. One of these is pickle...
Mark's Veg Plot · 3d ago

A comparison of some Early potatoes

As regular readers will know, I like to grow a few of several different potatoes every yea...
Mark's Veg Plot · 4d ago

Milestones

Some of my vegetable crops have passed significant milestones in their development this we...
Mark's Veg Plot · 5d ago

Harvesting Broad Beans

Yesterday I picked the majority of the pods from my first row of Broad Beans.These are the...
Mark's Veg Plot · 6d ago

Courgette "Defender"

This year I'm growing courgettes for the first time since our kids left home. One of our g...
Mark's Veg Plot · 1w ago

Burgeoning

Isn't that a lovely word, "burgeoning"? It is the present participle of the verb "to burge...
Mark's Veg Plot · 1W ago

Potting-up the PSB

My Purple Sprouting Broccoli plants, sown on May 20th, had got big enough to transplant, s...
Mark's Veg Plot · 1W ago

Chillis - to pinch or not to pinch?

When a chilli plant is young it is normally just a single stem with some leaves coming out...