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Vesna Maric
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Passionate gardener and garden designer.
Passionate gardener and garden designer.

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Harvesting Peas
This year's pea crop is exceptionally good. I always sow the 'American Wonder' variety. Its vines are supposed to be around 50 cm long. Somehow, it always grows bigger than that, and I use to make the support of twigs. I got about 5 kg peas from the 1.5 x 2...
Harvesting Peas
Harvesting Peas
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It must be a good combination of the weather conditions, my work, well fertilized and mulched soil that makes my garden so plentiful and abundant. I must say, I haven't noticed any pests or diseases so far. Maybe a few slugs here and there, but that's nothi...
Busy Bee
Busy Bee
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Vegetable Garden
Yesterday morning I made a new vegetable bed which is not on my plot, but behind the fence. This part of the land belongs to the town, but it is not used for any purpose. It is secluded and away from the view of people being divided from the town park by th...
Vegetable Garden
Vegetable Garden
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Roses in Bloom
'Graham Thomas' 'Acropolis' 'Giardina' unknown
Roses in Bloom
Roses in Bloom
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Organic Fertilizer DIY
Sunday afternoon seemed perfect for a walk and I went to the river bank to pick up some sting nettles to make a liquid fertilizer. There were many ladybirds on the nettles, I wonder what do they love about it? I also wanted to pick up comfrey but I found on...
Organic Fertilizer DIY
Organic Fertilizer DIY
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Pricklng Out Tomatoes
I am quite satisfied, my tomatoes germinated very well. They have developed the first true leaves, and it was time to prickle them out. I sowed them in late March, eight varieties. I have three cherry varieties, 'Garden Pearl', 'Red Cherry', and 'Supersweet...
Pricklng Out Tomatoes
Pricklng Out Tomatoes
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Sowing the French Beans
This year I made sturdy and firm trellises for climbing and french beans. Some years ago, the whole structure similar to this one, fell on the side under the weight of plants. I have just sown the French beans 'Blauhilde' here. It is a variety with long, pu...
Sowing the French Beans
Sowing the French Beans
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Herbs 1
Lovage, Levisticum officinalis Lemon Balm, Melissa officinalis Parsley 'Lisette' Rosemary, Rosmarinus officinalis is already flowering.  Chives, oregano and thyme in the centre of the vegetable garden.
Herbs 1
Herbs 1
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Vegetable Garden
I worked in the vegetable garden from seven to twelve o'clock. It looked like rain, but it wasn't falling down. It was pretty fresh too, but I love the colder weather when I need to go digging. I managed to tidy up all my vegetable beds. It would be nice if...
Vegetable Garden
Vegetable Garden
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In the Garden Again
I came home on Fryday and went to the garden the very next day. Lots of jobs to do but I could not wait to get dirty fingers. Liatris. Four weeks ago, I have bought 50 corms of Liatris and did not have the bed prepared to plant them so, I put them in the po...
In the Garden Again
In the Garden Again
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