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Jez's Notebook | October, 2016 Archive

Wrap up your bananas but don’t be S.A.D.!

Banana plants need to be protected from the frost

Banana plants need to be protected from the frost

You might have seen on instagram that it’s time to wrap up your banana plants for the winter.

I missed the opportunity to record a video showing you how to do it, partly due to a complete lapse of thought to do so and partly because I did it on a bit of a whim. Work has been incredibly busy and I’m traveling a lot, so in between cooking a Sunday dinner last weekend and attempting to lower my stress levels with the house move (no, we’ve still not moved…), I dashed into the garden and wrapped up my bananas.

There’s something so wonderfully cathartic about