September Newsletter 2008

Hi and welcome to Herbal Haven's September Newsletter.   Some new arrivals are imminent at Herbal Haven this month. Jade’s cat, Trinity, who is only a little thing, looks as if she has swallowed a football. The general consensus seems to be that she will probably have three kittens but we will have to wait and see.   This month also sees the...

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August Newsletter 2008

Hello Everyone! Welcome to this month's Herbal Haven Newsletter.   I can’t believe we are already into August; this year seems to have flown by. We have finished with all the salad herbs for this season now, although we carried on producing them for longer than normal. The flea beetle appeared suddenly at the end of last month, a bit later than normal,...

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July Newsletter 2008

Hello and welcome to July’s newsletter. Meadowseet (filipendula ulmaria) is the herb that is coming into flower this month. Take time to look and you will see it growing anywhere that retains a bit of moisture, ditches being the most common. The damp meadows close by and are covered in flowering Meadowsweet at the moment, which probably gives rise to one of...

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June Newsletter 2008

Hello and welcome to the June newsletter. With all the rain and sunshine we’ve had over the last few weeks, all your herbs should be luscious, assuming, of course, they have managed to grow away from the slugs, of which there seems to be plenty. Last year we put up a new tunnel which was divided in half by a plastic sheet. The plan was to put an automatic...

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May Newsletter 2008

Hello and welcome to a slightly belated May newsletter. After the early Easter and the cold April, this month has got everybody thinking about their gardens which have kept us busy. The most exciting thing that’s happened is we’ve finally got the heat benches up down one side of our new tunnel and the basils are being potted into it. They look much...

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