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Gardening by the Moon

Posted: 21/01/2016 at 08:50

Hello , Artic blast finally arrived to the East , hardest frost so far today and 3rd day of freezing fog 

Not been up to allottment for a couple of days or gardening , did spend yesterday cutting up wood for fire 

Looks like indoor jobs today 

Biofreak , have I remembered it correctly is it Normandy you live ? Whats you weather like ?

Obelix how's your weather ? 

Best wishes 

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 21/01/2016 at 08:40

Was hoping to go in garden today but hardest frost so far and freezing fog so in door jobs today 

My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 21/01/2016 at 08:35

Good morning , hardest frost so far and freezing fog was going in garden but might be to cold 

Jobs indoors today 

Have a good day 


Posted: 21/01/2016 at 08:33

Good morning all , hardest frost yet and freezing fog , had to scape O/H car as she is out and about today 

Was going in garden but might be to cold , looks like a bit of house work and reseal guest room ensuite 

Have a good day whatever you are doing 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 20/01/2016 at 18:57

Stagbettle , do understand , I would never have been able to have an allotment when working 

Best of luck with sorting out garden at home , you can still grow veg amongst flowers , which I used to do 

Speak to you on , " any body done any gardening today " site 

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 20/01/2016 at 15:26

Jomilton , hello , I just get mine from local g/c 3 bags for £10 

I have two troughs , put ordinary gravel in bottom then filled with 50% sived compost and grit , it has worked well 

lots of evergreens out there depends what you like , I got a couple of heathers in pots , the hellebores are doing well 

best of luck whatever you do , let us known 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 20/01/2016 at 11:14

Hello was planning on going to allotment today but freezing fog so change of plan , going to get chain saw out and cut up some wood for fire 

Might nip up there tommrow but as ever depends on weather 

Yes , Caral , plot looks good , was that the most important piece of equipment I can see in front of shed , Chair ?

Have a good day everybody 

My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 20/01/2016 at 11:09

Good morning , not good hear , freezing fog 

I have my bird feeders under a Hawthorn tree , gives them protection from the Sparrowhawk , who does take the odd pigeon and black bird , plus a bit of shelter from elements 

have a good day and keep warm 


Posted: 20/01/2016 at 10:41

Morning all , freezing fog today , not nice , change of plan intend to get chain saw out and cut up wood for fire 

Nice to hear Monty has a new dog hope Nell and Nigel get on and no fighting over the ball !

Last night went to film Reverant , bit gory but a very good film 

Have a good day everybody 


Posted: 19/01/2016 at 10:23

Hello Ginger 2 , interesting reading how we adapt to our environment , have a good day 

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