Gardening

The bulbs are in

The bulbs are in

27 Oct, '070 Comments

At last I’ve had a chance to plant some bulbs I bought a couple of weeks ago. I opted to plant them all in pots – at least initially – as that will give me the chance to keep them inside, or move at least some to the garden at my leisure. To see my […]

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zillions of cabbage

zillions of cabbage

23 Oct, '070 Comments

zillions of cabbage, originally uploaded by malyousif. Ehm… I kinda think that I sowed far too many seeds in my vegetable patch… and the same for the next line of cauliflower and the marrow have come up too… waiting for the onion and tomatoes now. anyone wants some salad seedlings?

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The Lawn and my quest not to kill the birds

The Lawn and my quest not to kill the birds

22 Oct, '070 Comments

I am sure our lawn was MUCH better than it is at the moment and I am almost 100% sure that the damage done to it is almost exclusively to this bastard that try as I might, I just could not get rid off: What these bastards transform into is a beetle that digs deep […]

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The vegetable patch

The vegetable patch

20 Oct, '070 Comments

The vegitable patch, originally uploaded by malyousif. This is my vegetable patch, in it I have sown cabbage, marrow, onion, cauliflower and also have tomato and aubergines planted. The trees you see in here are the raspberry (left back) pomegranate (back right) and chiko (fore right) you might also notice the jasmine trying to creep […]

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Progress report – 071019

Progress report – 071019

19 Oct, '070 Comments

Remember I said before that I thought the lawn was being over-watered? Well last night I determined to find out by how much, and that meant donning the swimming trunks on (is that picture firmly in your mind yet? Good! :twisted:) and turned on the sprinkler system and investigated each zone separately. I determined that […]

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