Edible violet and borage flowers, and marigold petals.
In: Edible flowers
Pictures, plans and more from the Gordon’s makeover.
The before shot at the Patch from Scratch
Our Patch from Scratch winners - the Gordon family
Attending the Milkwood Permaculture Serious Backyard vegies course
Costa from Gardening Australia contemplating garden beds
Noah helps fill the beds with clean soil
Beneficial flowers were used to assist with pest control in the garden
Phil Dudman and Costa Georgiadis help Alex Gordon with compost bay construction
The finished compost bays
Nick Ritar from Milkwood Permaculture discusses plans with Alex Gordon and Costa Georgiadis
Smaller raised garden beds were situated near the house.
Siting the compost bays
A bumper crop of tomatoes
Patch from Scratch on ABC TV Gardening Australia
Ruby chard was an early autumn planting
Contaminated soil meant a solid floor for the chook run
Constructing the 'Taj Mahal' chook house
Ready for occupants
Voila! Finished chook run
Cover shoot for Patch from Scratch reveal
A welcome surprise
Alex quickly learns some chicken wrangling techniques