Calendula officinalis Calendula, also known as common Marigold are a welcome ornamental addition to the garden. Besides being nice to look at, it is a very useful plant performing numerous functions. It’s an excellent insectary plant attracting all kinds of beneficial insects and repelling unwanted pests. Leaves and petals are edible, great for salads and […]
Our first gardening workshop was fully booked out and it was a great success. We got to share how a garden can improve your quality of life, low maintenance yet highly productive gardening techniques mimicking natural systems and also we got to talk a bit about our own story. A special thanks to everybody attending […]
We are having a free workshop about the basics on productive and near zero maintenance gardening on Saturday in Roscommon, Ireland. Email to reserve, limited spots! Topics include: Benefits of a garden, techniques and plants. More advanced workshops to come. Please share this post! Thanks
We’re entering this years pallet up-cycling challenge at the Roscommon lamp festival. We have two entries – an insect hotel and a children’s playhouse. Wish us luck!