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Recently in Emma's blog:

From achocha to zucchini, my first book was about my early years as a gardener.

Blooming lovely (19 days ago)

Three of the edible dahlias are in flower today.

Astronauts are turning over a new leaf on the ISS

Webb's Prize Cobnut (25 days ago)

Pondering the future of two plants from the old garden

Safe arbour (29 days ago)

The father and son gardening engineering team have been back in action :)

A cooperative vision of the end of the world involves a different skillset

Review: Garden shoes (34 days ago)

A solution to inadvertantly bringing the garden indoors

A generous garden gift fills two beds with perennial life

Would you like to add to your gardening education this autumn?

A peck of peppers (4 days ago)

Celebrating peppers on World Kitchen Garden Day

Hot swapping pots (9 days ago)

A plan for making the most of fleeting moments of garden beauty

Blooming spuds (12 days ago)

Wanting it all - a beautiful, productive and tasty potato!

Carl Legge interviews me about Jade Pearls and Alien Eyeballs, unusual edible plants and plant hunters

A special recording on plants in Antarctica, part of my virtual book tour for Jade Pearls and Alien Eyeballs

A special recording on unusual salads, part of my virtual book tour for Jade Pearls and Alien Eyeballs

I'm kicking off my virtual book tour for Jade Pearls and Alien Eyeballs with a special edition of the podcast

Is it a tomato? Is it a potato? No, it's a Tom Tato.

Curling up with a good book while the wind howls

AKG133 - John Innes (697 days ago)

Why are compost bags labelled wth 'John Innes'?

I'm calling it (25 days ago)

It's time to say goodbye to the Alternative Kitchen Garden Show
Celebrating the launch of Jade Pearls and Alien Eyeballs with a look at the history of plants in outer space

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