Hackney Permaculture


More gardening with mum

Back in late march I helped my mum to set up a few raised beds; see post here. Last month I brought over a few cuttings, seedlings and other bits and bobs to which she has added to… the results are below:

Mum with her new raised beds

Mum with her new raised beds

Potatoes growing in an old plastic bag

Potatoes growing in an old plastic bag

Lara on salad guarding duty - keeps the pigeons and squirrels away

Lara on salad guarding duty - keeps the pigeons and squirrels away

Close up on raised bed - note the twigs and trellis at the back for the peas to grow up

Close up on raised bed - note the twigs and trellis at the back for the peas to grow up. From front left clockwise - nasturtium, orache, buckler leaf sorrel, peas, calendula, spinach, lettuce, rocket, carrots and ruby chard!

Tomatoes growing in pots

Tomatoes growing in pots

Beans in a basket growing up string into a tree

Beans in a basket growing up string into a tree

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