Category: Journal

On Bed Widths and Plant Counts

I have a confession to make. Each season since I started growing cut flowers, the numbers of seedlings and plug plants that I eventually plant out in the field have not matched those stated in the seed sowing schedule and Excel planning sheet. This discrepancy between ‘the plan’ and reality is usually a result of […]

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New plot, new plans

After a long period of planning, research and field reccying, I have recently signed a long term lease on a 1/4 acre plot in Damhead just south of Edinburgh. Ever since I started growing cut flowers in East London in 2013 have I dreamt of having a rural field to cultivate flowers on. Now in […]

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