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Orchard

An August update

Sowing winter crops It’s been a while since the last post but it’s been so hot for weeks now that gardening happens …

It’s cherry scrumping time!!!

We spent the morning chopping through brambles to the abandoned cherry orchard that joins our land. Last year the owners of the …

Les espaliers sont créés

A little while ago I bought two apple trees and planned to grow them in espalier form. This week I concreted in …

Irresistible apples

We’ve already planted six different apple trees, but when I was at Point Vert the other day I spotted some really healthy-looking …

Lots done today

It was the most beautiful, calm and mild day so I set to clearing out weeds from the bed by the garage …

Apples

We planted Reine de Reinette, Fuji, Granny Smith & Elstar apples. This is their first year of production and I’m delighted. The …