Jamaican Urban Organic Farming: Separating The Plants From The Lawn

Jamaican Urban Organic Farming #21: Separating The Plants From The Lawn

Separating The Plants From The Lawn Remember, I mentioned in an earlier article, that I had to remove the grass from where the plants were? To the corner, the grass was tall and lush, with little worms roaming about; meanwhile my flowers were looking droopy and dry. Well, today I took it a bit further, … Continue reading Jamaican Urban Organic Farming #21: Separating The Plants From The Lawn

Jamaican Urban Organic Farming: Sawdust Path

Jamaican Urban Organic Farming #20: Sawdust Path

The Sawdust Path Nobody likes trekking mud into the house, especially if you have to go in and out ever so often to tend to your garden and water your plants. So, it occurred to me to make a sawdust path.   Seeing that I had two and a half bags left over from my procurement … Continue reading Jamaican Urban Organic Farming #20: Sawdust Path

Jamaican Urban Organic Farming: The Buds Of My Labour

Jamaican Urban Organic Farming #15: No Instant Perfection

No Instant Perfection Its morning muster and one don’t pass inspection at all but he will soon come up to scratch. I have come to accept that the prevailing lesson for serious gardeners, is patience. All plants are not created equal and they each sometimes require different handling. Right now, I simply have to wait for some … Continue reading Jamaican Urban Organic Farming #15: No Instant Perfection

Jamaican Urban Organic Farming: Plastic ICool Bottles for Container Gardening

Jamaican Urban Organic Farming #14: Plastic ICool Bottles for Container Gardening

While I am on a writers vacation. I am starting my bottle garden project. I use many different plastic bottles, whatever is lying around. Or rather than throw away, my drink bottles I recycle them. These are small Jamaican iCool bottles and I am waiting for my flower seeds to #germinate. You can see that … Continue reading Jamaican Urban Organic Farming #14: Plastic ICool Bottles for Container Gardening