Space race: see how closer or wider spacings speed growth and harvests

4th December 2018 Small Garden, Videos

How much space to give vegetables? It affects how quickly they start cropping, as well as how big they grow. You can vary spacing also by your sowing method. Try some different spacings and not just t

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Small Garden (6) in September, summer harvests now and new plantings for autumn to winter

4th December 2018 Small Garden, Videos

One year after my first video from this plot of 25sqm/270sqft, see the ongoing harvests as summer turns to autumn and new plantings for food in the cooler months.

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Small Garden (5) early July, new plantings for summer and autumn harvests

4th December 2018 Autumn, Small Garden, Summer, Videos

A follow-up to Small Garden of June, see how summer plantings of beans, kale, beetroot, carrots, leeks and salads have grown. Plus how the outdoor tomatoes are ripening already, early for this tempera

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Small garden (4) June, growth of spring plantings and planning for summer

4th December 2018 Small Garden, Spring, Summer, Videos

How spring plantings coped with a cold, wet April followed by a warm, dry May. Clearing spring harvests to make way for summer plantings of beans, kale, carrots, leeks and salads.

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Small Garden (3) in April 2018, how winter unfolded and new, spring plantings

4th December 2018 Small Garden, Spring, Videos

Homeacres small garden of 25sqm/270sqft, no dig and compost-mulched. See the evolution of this space through a year of planting and picking a wide range of vegetables and herbs, with little weeding ne

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Small garden (2) at winter solstice: the harvests and my plans for 2018

4th December 2018 Small Garden, Videos

Homeacres small garden of 25sqm/270sqft, no dig and compost-mulched. There are limiting factors such as paving slabs in the soil, the neighbour’s shrubs with moisture-sucking roots, slugs in the

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Small garden (1), varied growing & regular harvesting from 3 beds 5m/16ft long

4th December 2018 Small Garden, Videos

September 2017, I introduce Homeacres small garden of 25sqm/270sqft, no dig and compost-mulched. There are limiting factors such as paving slabs in the soil, the neighbour’s shrubs with moisture

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Small Garden Advice

4th December 2018 Small Garden

My intentions small area, high output overcome limiting factors such as shade, slabs in soil, neighbour’s shrubs diverse range of veg, say 3 fresh daily May to November, and some in winter The space

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