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MGS S01E12 – The Nursery, take 2

MGS S01E12 – The Nursery, take 2

3 Nov, '140 Comments

The first attempt this year at a nursery failed and in this video I tell you why. I also take the opportunity to build on that gained experience and start the 2nd version of the nursery. Here’s hoping for the best! Do you have any experiences to share? I’d love to hear from you especially […]

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MGS S01E07 – Thinning the Seeds

MGS S01E07 – Thinning the Seeds

14 Sep, '140 Comments

Thinning and pruning seem to be a counterproductive activity for novice gardeners. I learnt the hard way that those are a necessity for the garden to thrive. I share my findings in this episode.

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MGS S01E05 – The Nursery

MGS S01E05 – The Nursery

30 Aug, '140 Comments

The gardening season is about to start in Bahrain and I can’t wait for the weather to change for the better. However, it pays to prepare; hence, I share with you how I built my seed nursery and some gotcha’s that will help you avoid some of my mistakes. (hint: don’t over complicate things!)

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The Seeding of the Nursery – Gallery

The Seeding of the Nursery – Gallery

29 Aug, '140 Comments

Here are the seeds which have been sown today (Friday 29 Aug 2014) in the nursery. A total of 16 seed trays and 34 types of plants. Watch the video for more of the seeding info and background:

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A gift of cherry pepper seeds

A gift of cherry pepper seeds

25 Aug, '140 Comments

My friend Ahmed Alsharaf, another avid gardener and lover of animals, visited this morning and gifted me a can of Cherry Pepper seeds complete in their own container that only needs water, sun and some loving attention for them to grow. No this is no lazy gardening, but every help in ensuring a good crop […]

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