Ponderings from the Polytunnel

When is a weed not a weed?  Ah, the Perennial question. Yes, the pun was absolutely intended! Now, I could get all ‘science-y‘ here or I could give you a dictionary definition of a weed but I’d rather dazzle you with my thoughts instead. I hope you’re sitting down for this. To me, a weedContinue reading “Ponderings from the Polytunnel”

Molluscs party at night!

When should you water your garden? In the morning or the evening? There is absolutely no reason why you can’t do the watering in the evening – especially if that’s the best time for you to fit it in with all of life’s other commitments. It’s better to do it then than not at all.Continue reading “Molluscs party at night!”

Do tomato plants laugh when you tickle them?

Am I the only one that’s ever asked that question? If you’ve never tried growing tomato plants, you’re probably reaching for the phone right now – “help, someone’s going around actually tickling tomato plants!” But wait, please let me explain. It’s not a joke, it really is a thing! I think that THE most rewardingContinue reading “Do tomato plants laugh when you tickle them?”