A potato with a ruler by it showing that the spud is 16cm long

Spudtacular: a potato success story

Planting potatoes in a raised bed worked well last year so I did it again this year. And it was a big success. In fact, big is exactly the right word – just look at this whopper: I grew first earlies (Arran Pilot) and second earlies (Marfona) in two raised beds and they turned into…

Flowers in full bloom

The importance of patience

Now that I’ve had the garden a few years, I can really see how important it is to let things have time to fulfil their potential. Being patient has really paid off in the front garden.