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About Lrong

Gardening, I adore... Photography, I cherish... Scuba diving, I fancy... Shakuhachi, I relish... and barefoot walking, I revel in...

Potager Y, mid summer 2017

Woohoo… some (delayed) updates of the potager… This pic was actually from early spring (hence the attire), with yours truly feeling happy with the tomatoes… Yes, the tomatoes did quite well, and we made tomato chutney out of the green … Continue reading

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Ten years of Potager Y @ Japan

We acquired this piece of land in 2007… It was wild… and I was equipped with just simple garden tools… Took me months, but I managed to manually clear up the land and carved up the lots… (See here and here … Continue reading

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2016 season had been good…

The year 2016 had been a good year for Potager Y… First and foremost, the wild boars did not get to do much damage to the plots and plants… And, many plants and vegetables grew and produced very well… The … Continue reading

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Late summer, early autumn harvests

Part of my day job requires me to make quite a bit of overseas travel, some of which can be rather long… Upon returning from one of those trips, I found the chestnuts had dropped onto the ground… Many of … Continue reading

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Unripe strawberries = chutney

Due to the nature of my job, I sometimes have to go for business trips abroad… Which means, my garden will be left somewhat unattended… Had been struggling for the past few seasons with how to ‘properly’ grow strawberries… Think … Continue reading

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