I started my gardening career on a third-floor balcony. I had herbs/lettuce/tomatoes and some fruit in pots, with a just a tiny spot in between for me to sit and enjoy the sun :)
Today I’ve got my own backyard (yeah!) and am using it to grow as many edibles as possible. I have also applied for an allotment, and am hoping to get one before it’s time to start sowing and planting next spring.
I have been on myfolia for a few weeks now, and am absolutely hooked. It is changing (improving!) all the time, and I love being a part of it and exchanging ideas with other gardeners.
Zone 8 This is the main bed, which surrounds the pond. Little by little I’ve nibbled away at the grass, to create more space for veggies, herbs &...
Zone 8 These are the various containers spread out all over the backyard.
Zone 8 I created this strip along the garden wall, by popping out a few paving stones, and adding some potting soil to the sand mix that was in there. Dur...
Zone 8 This is probably my most shady garden, so far the sage, wild strawberries, hydrangea, lilac and other shrubs have done well here. In autumn I get l...
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