First pick your blueberries

First pick your blueberries

Just about the entire northern hemisphere is in the grip of a prolonged heatwave, with wildfires raging and people dying. There’s disagreement on how much climate change is to blame, but a consensus that damaging heatwaves will become more frequent, and we...
Tendrils: 170317

Tendrils: 170317

Hello, and welcome to the Equilux edition of Tendrils! Equilux is a new word I learned this morning. Apparently today and tonight will both be 12 hours long. From now on, the days will be longer! You might expect that this is what happens on the Equinox next week, but...
Tendrils: 170303

Tendrils: 170303

Hello and welcome to Tendrils! I don’t have a heated propagator, and this house doesn’t have an airing cupboard, so my seeds normally have to make to with the ambient temperature of the house. However, I opened the hall closed one morning and discovered it...