The Danes may do all things hygge to get through long, winter days, but we don’t have to wait for the colder months to start bringing in hygge at home. In fact, hygge can be enjoyed all year round.
By planting seasonally, you can avoid a slew of potential problems. For instance, vegetables growing out of season are far more vulnerable to insect attack and fungal diseases. Use this planting guide, including a visual reference at the bottom of the post, to help you choose plants that will grow most optimally in each season of the year. (more…)
For this month’s planting guide, we focus on spring onions. When you buy a bunch of spring onions from the greengrocer, you usually only use one or two in a recipe. You can store them in the fridge wrapped in newspaper, but it is easier to save them by planting them in the garden or in a pot. (more…)