Tag Archives: vegetables

Garden Share Adelaide

Today Jamie and I, along with other members of the Facebook group Garden Share Adelaide, met at the home of Glenda and Rob for a garden tour, produce share and chat. Glenda and Rob have spent the last twenty months restoring … Continue reading

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Bellwether Wines

While in the Coonawarra during the recent school holidays, Jamie and I discovered a gorgeous winery with its own produce garden. On the Riddoch Hwy in the Coonawarra, Bellwether Wines is housed in a converted Shearing Shed. Built by Chinese … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato

Way back in December of 2015 we planted a purple sweet potato in one of the galvanised beds. We have never grown them before and did absolutely no research on how to grow them – we just planted  it and … Continue reading

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Community Garden Update and GSC!

It’s been a while since I posted about the Happy Patch Community Garden and given this Saturday was our monthly Working Bee and Produce Swap I thought today was the ideal time to do so. There was lots to do … Continue reading

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Joe’s Connected Garden

On February 6th Jamie and I travelled to the other side of our fair city to visit Joe’s Connected Garden at Elizabeth Grove thanks to Open Gardens SA . We had heard a lot about this remarkable initiative so it was great … Continue reading

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February Catch-up

After an absence of six weeks or so, it is time to get back into the real world and start blogging again. Much has happened in the garden this summer. Whilst it has not been as productive as in past … Continue reading

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Organic gardening and “The Good Life”

Hello and greetings from the other half of A Kailyard in Adelaide. I hope that you are feeling refreshed and ready to embrace the opportunities that 2016 will bring. As Rachel is still on holidays I have volunteered to do … Continue reading

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