How to Grow Kiwano

Before I start planning for next year, I want to first do a quick summary of some of the more exciting and unusual crops that I’ve grown this year. As possibly the weirdest, I’m going to start with alien space eggs or Kiwano. What is it? Kiwano (Cucumis Metuliferus) is known by a variety of…

Best of 2015.

It’s been an absolutely great year in the greenhouse and on the allotment plot. As I’ve said many times before; there isn’t anything more satisfying than growing your own food. Particular highlights have been growing Yacon and Achocha for the first time and trialling new Oca varieties as part of the Guild of Oca Breeders….