Category seeds

DIY seed starting tubes

In my post earlier on today I mentioned a new technique that I found to be very effective in germinating seeds. Here is what you will need to make these DIY seed starting tubes: – A set of plastic coin rollers; preferably reused ($0.25 Canadian size is best) – A paper towel roll – Spray bottle […]

Seedling sneak peak

Its been just over two weeks since I started my first few seedlings and they are coming along nicely. Everytime I get a glimpse of a new seed sprouting a child like grin forms from ear to ear on my face, and I can’t wait to plant them outdoors to flourish. I started them off indoors […]

Wednesday wonder

I woke up this morning to discover a little Wednesday wonder! Growing among my Merlot lettuce seedlings was a volunteer Borage plant. There is nothing like getting a little surprise in your garden each year and just maybe with a little luck I will get another volunteer popping its head out to say hello. *Just […]

Welcome to my digital patch!

Hi there, Welcome to the other Sarah Raven. The purpose of this blog is to share my gardening journey and passion for all things grown in the dirt. I guess you could say this is my digital patch! Countless friends and family have told me that I should either start a blog about gardening or […]