My strawberry plants produced a good amount of berries this year, although most of them were eaten by slugs before we could get our hands on them. Mulching is good since the layer keeps the weeds down, but if you have slugs in your garden they will hide underneath the mulch and come up at
Last year I saved seeds from spinach and the seeds turned into healthy plants. This success inspired me to look at other plants that I could do the same with, so after a nice harvest of arugula leaves for salads I let the plants bolt. What a mess: Pods with seeds have been formed that
The new potatoes are just about gone for the year and that leaves the soil bare. This is bad because rain will wash nutrients down into the ground, therefore it’s good to have something growing all the time. In the picture you’ll find six new rows of spinach ready to take over from the potatoes.