Six on Saturday 6th April 19 – Growth and Snow

It's been a complete mix here this week. We've had a few frosts and some snow, as well as lots of growth of the seeds and more spring flowers. So here are my Six on Saturday; 1.) Snow So this was a bit of a shock to the system on Wednesday. Pleased I hadn't put... Continue Reading →


Twitter Anniversary!

So today is my one year Twitter anniversary! I started the Southfield Gardener one year ago to catalogue my gardening adventures in our little humble spot in Northumberland.  And WOW what a year its been!  Our first year with a fixed greenhouse has been very exciting.  Lots of successes and progress on all fronts... as... Continue Reading →

Out into the greenhouse they go!

Good progress in the garden this week.  I've been waiting for this moment for a very long time - moving the new plants into the greenhouse.  Last seasons tomatoes got a little time in the greenhouse right at the end of the season when the greenhouse was ready, but this year is the first I've... Continue Reading →

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