Brrrr, baby, it’s cold outside.

The temperature dropped to -2°C overnight, -3.5°C the night before and -4°C the night before that. That's pretty cold for Cornwall and is what happens when you get a an easterly or north easterly air flow, low wind speeds and clear skies at this time of year. From all other directions the wind would be…

So what’s your problem? (and do you even have one?)

I've been using Melcourt Sylvagrow for a good few years. I was using it as a professional grower for several years before I retired in 2014 and I've been using it at home, pretty much to the exclusion of anything else, ever since. It's a peat free growing medium based on composted wood waste and…

Six on Saturday – 4/1/2020

It's been a dry week and I should have done lots of gardening but I haven't. There are a few minor things happening but I thought they'd keep for another week. Instead I've set myself a small challenge, to come up with six different takes on the same thing. It seemed like a good idea…