A look back on the summer and autumn that was in the garden

Its fair to say that my new passion of cycling took priority over the summer with many hours in the saddle taking away time that would usually be spent in the garden.  However, we still managed to grow a really good crop of tomatoes which started to ripen prior to Christmas and lasted all the way through to April.  We also had good success with the chilies, capsicums, cucumbers and pumpkins.  The raspberries also kept the kids entertained and they managed a couple of handfuls a day, with the second crop in March/April providing the best berries.

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