11 Oct – Sweet potato harvesting & more :)

We had 9(+2) neighbours joining in the group activities┬átoday. First activity for the day – sweet potato harvesting! Neighbour Mr. Teo said that the Japanese sweet potato plants were yellowing, and it was time to harvest the sweet potatoes. It was our first time harvesting the tubers, and not the leaves – and we had…

Red Okra

Harvest from the garden this morning! Upon posting this photo on FB, the comments came in fast. “Nice! And the ladies finger is really unique!” “Lady finger got pink colour? 1st time see it.” Interesting how no one seemed to comment – “First harvest for the long beans!” The red okra (aka. lady finger) caught…

16 Jun – Winter melons harvested!

The garden is based on an open concept. We have always been encouraging neighbours to take from the garden. If you need dill, Butterfly Blue Pea flowers, dill, laska leaves, Indian Borage… feel free to take some from the garden, as long as there’s plenty left for others! We had to re-think about this in…