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Garden Confessions - 3 Worst Crops of 2016!

Posted: 10/10/2016 at 21:26

Runner & French beans poor 

Strawberrys Gooseberrys & Rasberrys did very well

Broculi OK

Pleased with Cauliflowers not very big thou

Green house tomatoes , only small yellow ones did well 

Out door cucumbers at allotment did better than those in g/h

Potatoes , earlies where poor but second earlies and main excellent 

Shallots , garlic & onions done well 

Overall not a bad year and still lots going strong 

New allotment OMG...Part 2...

Posted: 10/10/2016 at 21:13

Ginagibbs , nice pictures , had a holiday a few years ago in Cotswold , yes lovely area 

When we go to Swindon we go down the Fosseway through Morton in Marsh , Stow , Burton & Lechlade 

Got to plot today cut down the large sun flowers but left flower head for birds to eat , horse manure on 3 beds , as ever lots of other jobs 

Noticed leeks ready 

Got family staying for a few days so next week before next visit 

What is your weather like? (2)

Posted: 10/10/2016 at 21:02

Lovely picture Clari

Anyone done any gardening today - version 3

Posted: 10/10/2016 at 21:00

Hello , lots of gardening yesterday and today lots done at allotment 

Hope alls well with everybody having read previous posts 

What is your weather like? (2)

Posted: 10/10/2016 at 16:25

When the sun comes out it is nice and warm , have been up to allotment, did have a couple light showers 

Coffee break in conservatory , looking at rainbow 

JC , snow looks nice and crisp 

Strictly is back!

Posted: 10/10/2016 at 09:12

I had only head of 3 , Ed Balls , Will Young & Lesley 

Don't watch soaps 

Lookng forward to the rest of the shows 

My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 10/10/2016 at 08:59

Good morning , again similar weather hear 

Yes gardening make me feel good as well

Had a good day in garden yesterday , tulips , daffs & crocus planted in pots , couple of hanging baskets and a few more jobs , most pleasing 

Having day at allotment 

Have a good day everybody 

What is your weather like? (2)

Posted: 10/10/2016 at 08:52

Watery sun shine , no rain , going to allotment  - Lincoln 

Strictly is back!

Posted: 09/10/2016 at 21:25

Watched results , seemed fair 

Although for week 3 no really bad dances  , in my opinion 

Enjoyed it 

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 09/10/2016 at 21:22

Fidgetbones thanks for info 

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