I have always had a pointsetia plant as decoration for the festive season. My recent one has been growing for a few years. So when a branch snapped off I cut a plastic bottle in half and turned the top section upside down back into the base, filled with water
I live on the southern east coast of South Africa, close to the beach, basically on beach sand. So gardening is a challenge. We have a well point giving us water, but uses electricity so need to find a solar option to drive the motor. Anyway I have one very
In an effort to use recycled materials, we planted strawberries in old soda plastic 2L bottles This is a collage of the project. You can hang them in trees and add trickle water sprinkling to water, I use the long irrigation tubing with holes in it.
We recently had a worm farm donated. We are busy reviving it. Worm tea – the juice from these towers is a super concentrated feed for all plants and very beneficial for home vegetable gardens.
Welcome spring As our spring project and an extension of Callum’s birthday present, I ordered Callum a planting table from Jasper and George made from recycled wood. The plan was to plant a vegetable garden with some of the seeds and to get some seedlings. With the guidance of Aunty