It feels like a while since I first wrote my plan for growing extra vegetables in our garden this year, and already I can see it starting to come together. The first 3 planters have been in the garden for a while now, and a second set of 3 will be finished today. Liners between them will be covered in chipped bark to create a mess free walkway between the beds. With those almost done, I’m already thinking about how we can support runner beans and cucumbers against the fence, to use every bit of space in our garden.
I’ve also bought a selection of shade tolerating flowers to fill out the plain gaps in our small north-facing garden. To say I have caught ‘the bug’ for homegrown veg is probably an under….