Posts Tagged: rhubarb

November 2017 Swap @ Bayswater North

The highlight will have to be the giant pepino.  They are normally egg to tennis ball size but this one is almost football size!  Ok, maybe I’m exaggerating a bit but I can’t think of anything between those 2 sizes.

November 2017 Swap @ Bayswater North

The highlight will have to be the giant pepino.  They are normally egg to tennis ball size but this one is almost football size!  Ok, maybe I’m exaggerating a bit but I can’t think of anything between those 2 sizes.

May 2017 Swap @ Bayswater North

There was this strange smelling, herb looking plant with flowers that look a bit like lavender on the table and no one could identify it.  Here are 2 pics taken by Kim, who has identified it as dogbane (Plectranthus Neochilus),

May 2017 Swap @ Bayswater North

There was this strange smelling, herb looking plant with flowers that look a bit like lavender on the table and no one could identify it.  Here are 2 pics taken by Kim, who has identified it as dogbane (Plectranthus Neochilus),

April 2017 Swap @ Bayswater North

While it’s wet and windy outside today, let’s enjoy the photos of the bountiful harvest we had on that lovely Saturday morning.  And if you’re stuck inside for the rest of the day, you can get preserving – make some

April 2017 Swap @ Bayswater North

While it’s wet and windy outside today, let’s enjoy the photos of the bountiful harvest we had on that lovely Saturday morning.  And if you’re stuck inside for the rest of the day, you can get preserving – make some

February 2017 Swap & Sustainable Living Festival @ Bayswater North

Firstly, a big thank you to Olwyn for the very useful and practical workshop on repurposing throwaway containers for the garden, as part of the Sustainable Living Festival 2017.  For some reason, we’ve missed taking pictures of the really cool

February 2017 Swap & Sustainable Living Festival @ Bayswater North

Firstly, a big thank you to Olwyn for the very useful and practical workshop on repurposing throwaway containers for the garden, as part of the Sustainable Living Festival 2017.  For some reason, we’ve missed taking pictures of the really cool

January 2016 Swap @ Bayswater North

Here’s what the start of 2016 brought…those apricots were delicious and this is from a person who doesn’t like apricots!  Thanks Tony!

January 2016 Swap @ Bayswater North

Here’s what the start of 2016 brought…those apricots were delicious and this is from a person who doesn’t like apricots!  Thanks Tony!

June 2015 Swap

It was such a great swap welcoming winter…how did we all get so productive in this cold weather?  Let’s keep this up for the rest of winter!  Well done all!

June 2015 Swap

It was such a great swap welcoming winter…how did we all get so productive in this cold weather?  Let’s keep this up for the rest of winter!  Well done all!

November 2014 Swap

What  a great gathering we had!  The weather was really kind to us; there was even sunshine to enjoy.  It was buzzing with activity and we were spoilt for choice. There are many photos so I’ll break it into 2

November 2014 Swap

What  a great gathering we had!  The weather was really kind to us; there was even sunshine to enjoy.  It was buzzing with activity and we were spoilt for choice. There are many photos so I’ll break it into 2

Rhubarb Cake

If you were at our 2nd anniversary on the cold, wintry morning, you would have tasted Ros’ delicious, moist Rhubarb cake.  Finally we’ve got our hands on her recipe and her it is for you to try it out yourself.

Rhubarb Cake

If you were at our 2nd anniversary on the cold, wintry morning, you would have tasted Ros’ delicious, moist Rhubarb cake.  Finally we’ve got our hands on her recipe and her it is for you to try it out yourself.

June 2014 Swap

It was a great morning and the rain held back till we were done!  We had a few things to swap and learned lots from Neil about hot composting.  Thanks Neil!  Will write more about that in another post. Next

June 2014 Swap

It was a great morning and the rain held back till we were done!  We had a few things to swap and learned lots from Neil about hot composting.  Thanks Neil!  Will write more about that in another post. Next

May 2014 Swap

Although the weather turned out better than I thought (was threatening hail the day before!), only a brave few swappers turned up.  We enjoyed some peppermint tea with crackers and perennial basil pesto, while discussing the different offerings and learning

May 2014 Swap

Although the weather turned out better than I thought (was threatening hail the day before!), only a brave few swappers turned up.  We enjoyed some peppermint tea with crackers and perennial basil pesto, while discussing the different offerings and learning