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New allotment OMG...

Posted: 17/11/2014 at 19:20

I am not sure BizzieB I know I have the garden here veg area mainly part shade cause trees in garden and some bit of garden at the train station where I volunteer at but that is all flowers

I definitely want a plot with no big trees so get lots of light

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 17/11/2014 at 18:10

Thank GWRS me really not looking in the right place that does make it a lot clearer  

Your cold frame looks really good thanks for the picture like the lid support not thought of that 

Do you have 2 sheds now? one on both plots

Is that a patio to sit out on the left

Thanks all may only be a few months waiting maybe, 

Ginagibbs I am keen - how is your new potting bench

BizzieB on the site it looks as though one of the site reps has now got a few more plots added to his others about 6 or some maybe half plots  


Posted: 16/11/2014 at 22:06

Hello all

Done some bulb planting few alliums and wallflower planted in one area and chionodoxa and some moving of plant pots and got a pot planted some hyacinth that's a few more bulbs planted still some to go 

work in progress

Posted: 16/11/2014 at 21:58

Baza I have just looked at the council allotment page they have re done it and it says that there is a 3 month waiting list not 18 months so exciting

Are you growing cut flowers can't remember 

Do you grow new things each year? 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 16/11/2014 at 21:11

I enjoy looking though the catalogues just ordered kings one

Just thought I would look at the council site about allotments they have re done it all looks good and new info about the sites added, found the allotment site I have applied for and waiting list say 3 months not 18 months so exciting

So may not be as long as a wait as I thought

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 16/11/2014 at 19:07

Can you take a picture of your cold frame please

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 16/11/2014 at 18:34

Sorry can't see the gap

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 16/11/2014 at 17:55

GWRS Like the fire that looks so nice and warming, great you got loads done -  I see you have some tyre planters, I have one at home turned inside out and shaped and a few at the train station where I volunteer,  they do make great planters

GWRS have you got your two half plots together now or are they not next to each other

Fruitcake I am being good not getting anything even with 20% off T&M - maybe another time I will want something   

Growing Sweet Peas 2014/2015

Posted: 16/11/2014 at 13:47

I am going to sow mine this week not done it yet either been busy - with go into the plastic gh for now, then when the cold frame is built go in to there, lid sorted just got to do the rest need less rain out 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 16/11/2014 at 13:11

Woo2 what seed catalogues did you order? 

Me not ordered any had a Suttons, T&M, Dobies and Mr Fothergill's come though automatically though the post as I have signed up to there catalogues before

BizzieB that looks a good place for a shed 

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