Trying crown prince and Kuri for winter squash for the first time this year. Kept them nice and warm on my heated propagating tray. Crown Prince germinated fine but nothing happening with the Kuri. It is ten days now. Are they slow to germinate? Have resisted poking about in the compost so far! Lebanese zucchini, cucumber and butternut up in 4 days.
Simplicity of No Dig
How to begin and how to continue: no dig is a simple method but the details vary according to your climate, start point, what you grow and materials to hand.Read more »
Based on his 35 years of growing beautiful vegetables, flowers, and fruit, Charles writes and illustrates the skills you need, such as his sowing timeline.Read more »
Day courses at Homeacres show the path to easier gardening and include Steph’s feast of vegetables; also weekend intensive courses, and days at other venues.Read more »
Charles has written nine acclaimed and popular books about organic, no dig gardening, for healthier soil and plants, fewer weeds and intensive cropping of small areas.Read more »