To The Greenhouse

12 October 2010 // To the Greenhouse

by Tracey Thorn September/October. Oh, but I am a fair weather gardener. I hang my head in shame as I tell you this, and I accept without complaint the accusation that it relegates me to the category of Not Really A Proper Gardener At All. But what can I say, it’s the truth, and I […]

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To The Greenhouse

27 August 2010 // To the Greenhouse

by Tracey Thorn. August (and July). Missed last month’s column, I’m afraid. As many of you probably already know, my Mum sadly died at the end of July, and in the weeks running up, and the weeks following, I wasn’t really up to doing anything much, let alone writing a semi-humorous article about my vegetables. […]

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22 June 2010 // To the Greenhouse

by Tracey Thorn. June This year, for the first time ever, I visited Chelsea Flower Show. An evening event, to which I was invited by a friend who works in PR, meant that I was able to avoid the thronging daytime crowds, and scoot round the whole extravaganza in about an hour. A few random […]

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18 May 2010 // To the Greenhouse

by Tracey Thorn. MAY Perhaps it was a mistake trying to grow “La Diva” cucumbers. They’re sulky little madams at the best of times, cucumber plants. The slightest chill breeze, or a splash too much water on their feet, and that’s it. They freeze you out, first by standing there looking you in the eye […]

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20 April 2010 // To the Greenhouse

It’s always good to announce a new regular feature on Caught by the River and today we can take great pleasure in doing just that as Tracey Thorn begins a monthly column talking about her passion for gardening.. by Tracey Thorn April I get a bit mystical in the greenhouse. Which isn’t like me at […]

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