Garden Work and Saving Seeds.

Garden work continues apace here in Arigna. The last of the bare-root stuff was planted last week, into the earth and some in pots for planting out later. Dogwoods, red and yellow, were planted in the little tree plantation on the north-east side of the house. This area is in shade for part of the […]

Giant Tomato.

This is the largest tomato we have ever grown. It weighs 2lbs 4ozs. The variety is Hillbilly, obtained from Brown Envelope Seeds in Cork. It originated in Virginia, USA (not Cavan). What to do with it? I think a chutney or pasta sauce.