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June 2013 reference shots

The summer has been very hit and miss so far here in West Devon but everything is growing really quickly at the moment – more like a jungle than a garden in places!


White cabbage butterfly protection for brassicas

Published on June 20, 2013, by in Diary, June.

Protection 1

Protection 2

Protection 3


Making a trench for hungry courgettes

Published on June 18, 2013, by in Diary, June.

Trench 1

Trench 2


Taming the orchard

Published on June 8, 2013, by in June, Through the year.

Picked up a cheap second hand strimmer off Ebay and with a new head it’s working wonders helping me get to grips with the wilder areas of the garden – especially the orchard which now has paths and spaces around the trees.

Taming the orchard


May 2013 reference shots

Everything’s coming to life now but we need to get to grips with it or we’re going to be overrun…


Newly planted veggie bed in greenhouse

Published on May 31, 2013, by in May, Through the year.

Tomatoes, peppers, basil, lettuce, parsley and tagetes all ready to do their thing…

Greenhouse planting www,

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