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Posted: 23/03/2015 at 18:56

Hello all

Dug over my 2 veg beds that I added horse manure to - ready for the broad beans then filled the garden waste bin

Later went and dug and bagged horse manure lots 17 bags worth all in the back garden now and I am knackered   

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 23/03/2015 at 18:28

Ginagibbs that spider not nice, good about the shed having an overhang, can you put a pic of your poly tunnel on here   

Been collecting lots more horse manure 17 bags worth that is lots of digging done all now on garden path

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 23/03/2015 at 10:54

Woo2 that looks amazing great lot has been going on in your patch of  garden

Exciting Fruitcake up load pics when they are in there new home

Q on your allotment sites do you have restriction on size of shed?

on the council website you can only have a 6 by 6 shed not very big


Posted: 21/03/2015 at 18:50

Hello all glad the forum is back,

picked out a few lettuce plants and cut the acanthus down  

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 20/03/2015 at 17:01

I am doing planting by the moon (trying ) you were not meant to do any gardening yesterday after 2.30pm as in planting - leaf day today and tomorrow sow things like lettuce then fruit day 22-23rd-24 sow things like broad beans me going to sow more

using this website

could not see the eclipse to grey and foggy only went bit greyer,  nice and sunny now

Fruitcake that is really weird about your plot numbers

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 20/03/2015 at 15:42

I put my broad beans out of the coldframe they are getting long so hardening them off out side now try plant out weekend

I don't sow peas till begin of April so a week or so off and sow beans French and runner about the 3rd week in April same time as sweetcorn  

isn't the 60% for cultivation as in digging areas, clearing weeds and planting in some parts

Can I ask what number plots you all have? me being nosy again

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 20/03/2015 at 12:08

I spent time yesterday digging my pea bed and adding well rotted horse manure to two beds and later sowing lots of flower seeds 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 18/03/2015 at 19:08

Stagbeetle my sweet peas have come up too, trying to sort out the veg garden beds, I am digging and adding manure to the pea and bean beds, I am excited   

Been pricking out flower seedlings today my GH is filling up

Q as the council said they send out a letter when there is a plot free,  Did those of you that got a letter get the plot number on it?

Gardening by the Moon

Posted: 18/03/2015 at 18:59

Biofreak any updates - my sweet peas are up

Why is it you can't garden after a certain time cause of the eclipse?

Growing Sweet Peas 2014/2015

Posted: 17/03/2015 at 22:04

My sweet peas are up in there pots so now in my plastic green house

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