Haircut for the Herbs

Haircut for the Herbs

With kinder weather this week I have been able to get on nicely in the garden with my main focus of attention being the herb bed.

In previous years our herb bed has suffered badly due to it's rather inappropriate position in a wind tunnel, and northerly winds at that. Herbs that might have survived somewhere a bit more sheltered have been beated to death by the biting winds we invariably experience at some point through the Winter. To try and combat this, last spring Simon cut some hazel and made a low woven fence on the 2 most exposed sides, hoping it would act as a wind break.

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This post was recommended and added to Love All Blogs by Simon, Rosie, Tom and Ben in Lenault, Calvados, France

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