OK, so maybe I should draw the line at over 40 types of Alliums, but there’s still some that interest me – so I may be able to squeeze in one or two more and possibly drop some of the annuals if the perennials perform well. Continue reading “Allium Wishlist”
I like alliums, chopped in a corned beef sandwich, baked whole, used to flavour stews, etc. and I tend to grow quite a few each year. Since getting the New Territories I’ve been thinking about having a perennial bed or two and have been looking at perennial alliums Continue reading “All year Alliums Challenge 2016/17”
It’s easy to tell the different between onions, leeks and garlic isn’t it Continue reading “Knowing your onions”
Whenever we read about growing legumes one phrase that always pops up is
legumes fix nitrogen from the air into the soil
but is that necessarily the case?