Category: New Plants

Chilli update / Pepper progress / Capsicum conquests

Here’s my long promised chilli pepper progress update. I have about ten chilli pepper plants, mostly bought as tiny little seedlings. There have been some ups, downs and re-pottings, but now all but a few have fruit on them. Yum! Here are some photos… Hungarian Wax. These are doing pretty good, a couple of nice big [Continue]

Yorkshire Balsam Apple Tree

After yesterday’s ap(ple)ventures, I woke up this morning with a spare terracotta pot, a load of soil and a desire for more apples! While browsing through the apple selection at Beardsworths a few days ago, I noticed a great sounding apple called a Balsam. Apple Balsam is without doubt the heaviest cropping variety in the Beardsworth’s [Continue]