Tag Archives: florence fennel

Developing the autumn garden

In spite of the continued drizzle today, I still sat on my thinking chair on the patio and came up with plans for this autumn. I’m very pleased with my garden, looking full with a touch of colour as well … Continue reading

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Got my view back!

Well, the compost bin is almost full now! Earlier on today, I noticed that some of the flowers on the florence fennel had shrivelled and died. It therefore seemed unlikely that there would be any of the hoped-for seeds forthcoming. … Continue reading

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Waiting for the fennel seeds

Last July, I had a space in my garden and wondered what to put in it. So after a bit of research and a trip to the garden centre, I decided on florence fennel. I had discovered the stuff when … Continue reading

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Companion planting: fennel and tomato

The gorgeous fennel appears to have been having a negative effect on the tomatoes. Continue reading

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The other stuff

To read my blog, I could forgive anyone for thinking that the only thing I grew was purple sprouting broccoli with the occasional cauliflower and other brassica. So, I thought today it was time to put the spotlight on a … Continue reading

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