Upside down hanging planters

Remember my post on using plastic milk bottles as hanging planters?  This season, I've tried them upside down too - with tomatoes. Here's a picture of one tomato seedling right after transplanting.  I lined the bottles with old sheets and newspaper, in the hope that water will be better retained.  Sometimes I also use worn … Continue reading Upside down hanging planters


Be The Change

Hello! I’m Jess and I’m a newcomer. I am as yet, uninitiated into Croydon Food Swap (CFS) meetings and I’m also in my first year of gardening school (I’m currently attending the Croydon South Gardening School of Life: it’s very salubrious, very tongue in cheek and consists of me, my backyard, my library card, the … Continue reading Be The Change