Weekly Photo Challenge: Collage

In response to the weekly photo challenge, Collage by The Daily Post, I have selected some of my favourite moments from the last 6 months! Until next time happy gardening! By Bonnie-Marie Hibbs ©BMHPhotographyTheGardener’sNotebook2017

Busy Bees

What has been happening in the vegetable patch this month?The veggie patch has had a slow start to the spring season. It has been a tough few months for a lot of the plants due to the inconsistent weather. A majority of the vegetables and herbs have been slow to put on new growth, especially…

BOOTS OFF MONDAY – Spring Is Coming

G’day everyone, I am back from travelling around Asia and ready to get back into my blogs. I have separate blog posts coming up this weekend showcasing the highlights of my adventures in Japan, China and Kuala Lumpur. Here are the top 5 highlights from the past week in my garden It was a relief to…

Hanging in the Patch – New season stock

G'day everyone, Back this week is 'Hanging in the Patch' and what I am planting for winter. Because the weather has cooled down the white cabbage moth and most of the caterpillars are no longer active. May is usually a good time of year to start planting all the winter vegetables because there is less pest…

NATURE’S PIC OF THE WEEK! – Farm Fresh

G’day everyone, Here is 'Nature's Pic of the Week'! Yesterday I went out to have a look at my fruit trees and my plum trees are loaded with fruit! I always find it rewarding when I get to harvest the fruit from my own trees. The flavour is always rich and sweeter compared to what I can buy…

Boots off Sunday! – Flowers in bloom!

G'day everyone, Here are my top 5 highlights from the past week in the garden! 1. I potted up all of my Grevillea robusta seedlings into individual pots. Hopefully with the warmer weather they will start putting on some new growth, and I hope to plant them out in the garden by late November. 2.…

Berries

Recently I have been able to harvest my own home grown raspberries and blackberries. Freshly grown Raspberries I was very excited to harvest my own home grown raspberries for the first time this year. The raspberry plants were planted back in September of 2012 and since then they have come on wonderfully. Due to the extreme heat…