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Kale ~ Brassica oleracea acephala

Kale ~ decorative, easy to grow and a true Superfood! I had a bit of a love affair with kale last winter. I grew so many plants of Thomson and Morgan’s dark green ‘Nero di Toscana’ kale, dotted among the borders and in the veg patch. It has upright smoky green-black leaves, crinkled and handsome like […]


This is what my daughter calls ‘BLOGGING”! I suppose it’s a space where I can put all sorts or bits and pieces which simply don’t fit else where. The idea of a Notebook came from .. MY Granny … she lived in Shropshire and often found herself sharing her Herbal Wisdom with her friends. She […]