Category: summer

Summer persists (atleast, in dessert). Whats…

Summer persists (atleast, in dessert).

Whats you’re favourite everbearing strawberry variety? We get all in June, but if we could stretch the season this would surely be in permanent rotation.

#summer #sorbet #strawberrysorbet #homemade #nothomegrown #icecreammaker #aardbeiensorbet #nomnom

Cherry plums galore in Denmark. I just had…

Cherry plums galore in Denmark. I just had to point out every fruit tree we came across, and every one in a while had to excuse myself for disappearing again. Because of course, I had to get me some plums!
#cherryplum #plums #stonefruit #fruit #foraging #denmark #jutland #vacation #pruimen #freefood #summer (bij Skanderborg)

First tomatoes. Aren’t they a sunny lot? #yel…

First tomatoes. Aren’t they a sunny lot?

#yellowtomatoes #cherrytomatoes #calendula #allotment #homegrown #summer #geletomaat #cherrytomaat #uiteigentuin #topzomer #moestuin #goudsbloem

Cape gooseberry on the left, yellow cherry tom…

Cape gooseberry on the left, yellow cherry tomato on the right.
#shadesofyellow #capegooseberry #tomatoes #homegrown #greenthumb #summer #oogsttijd #sweet #moestuin #allotment #growsomething

While the other rabarbie was taking care of th…

While the other rabarbie was taking care of the lottie, I was travelling around Denmark and visiting old friends. Who happened to have a huge plum in their huge garden. And also all the necessary tools to make plum wine! Swipe for the process of harvesting and boiling, crushing this year’s plums.
#denmark #denemarken #skanderborg #plums #pruimen #cherryplum #wine #fermentation #fermenteren #brewery #homemade #fruit #brouwerij #summer

Oh yes. Look at that perfectly sweet corn. #…

Oh yes. Look at that perfectly sweet corn.

#corn #maize #cornonthecob #allotment #yellow #summer #august #growyourown #sweet #crisp #juicy #mais #uiteigentuin #moestuin #zoet #sappig #geel

Isn’t our pyramid of lathyrus looking wonderfu…

Isn’t our pyramid of lathyrus looking wonderful? I can hardly keep up with picking flowers. Obviously the house has been permanently smelling wonderful in the meantime.

#lathyrus #sweetpea #flowerthatkeepsongiving #allotment #summer #sosimple #sofragrant #colour #flowerpyramid #siererwt #bloementuin #ruiktzolekker #moestuin #zomer

It sure is summer with these sunflowers around…

It sure is summer with these sunflowers around.

#sunflower #yellow #summer #localfarm #organicgardening #hilversum #landenboschzigt #oogstaandeel #zonnebloem #zonnig #geel

Mystery plant spotted! Before I give myself a …

Mystery plant spotted! Before I give myself a severe case of stomachache – or worse – I thought to do the smart thing and ask around if anyone could help me identify this berry… So… Any ideas?
#mysteryplant #berries #edibles #poisonousplants #gardening #advice #summer #fruitorfoe #botanical #nature #plants #tuinieren #bessen

Just some more courgettes, because it feels li…

Just some more courgettes, because it feels like its all we grow at the moment.

#courgettetakeover #rondedenice #yellowcourgette #zucchini #gherkins #allotment #summer #bolcourgette #gelecourgette #hoogzomer #groenvoer #moestuin