Gardening (and living) between the stumps. Anything is possible.

Tag: garden weeds

The Weeds of June

The brassicas and greens are all set out in the garden now: not in large volume, but a few seedlings each of cauliflower, broccoli, kohlrabi and bok choy. Three Brussels sprouts plants went in a couple of weeks ago, ready earlier because I’d started the […]

Down With Weeds: The First Defense

Down With Weeds: The First Defense

Light-blocking plastic is a great way to prevent weeds from taking over your garden while heating up the soil at the same time. Even with permanent raised beds, my garden has its share of weeds. After an absence of even a few days in summer, when […]