Colors in my garden

I always had a thought that the pictures I take using my Nokia 6600 dont do justice to the actual colors in my garden. So this time I had one of my friend bring his camera and went on a photo spree…. Here is a chrysanthemum flower.if you thought those are big...

Update on Spinach

Its almost a month since I planted those spinach seeds and I thought I will post some pictures today. As i already mentioned they are grown in a mix that has vermiculite, compost, coir dust in the ratio 1:1:1. So here they are. One of the things I learned during this...

Seed starting spinach HOWTO

Spinach was in my list since quite sometime so I wanted to start spinach as the first thing after i came back. I picked up some seeds from Lalbagh and was all set to start. This time I wanted to try the soil mix recommended by Mel Bartholomew of Square foot gardening...

Its been a while.

Before folks go into thinking that this blog is dormant… let me break this silence. I didnt blog here for a while since there were lot of changes in my life especially in the last few months. So gardening took back seat temporarily. I am not in the same old...

Rainy day

Its been raining on and off here in Bangalore. Its kind of good for me since I dont have to water my plants and they thrive well on rain water anyway. Because of the rain, most of the tomato plants couldnt bear the weight of the tomatoes and they started drooping down...