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Anyone done any gardening today - version 3

Posted: 27/10/2017 at 16:25

Nice day in garden , cut lawns , surprised how much they had grown , cleared leaves from paths etc. , don’t have many so they go in garden bin , cleaned hosta bed 


G/H gets sun in morning and late afternoon , when I looked this morning it was 90 degrees , amazed , opened door , automatic vent was fully open , looked at overnight temperature and it went down to 5:3


My adventures in my garden 2017 part 2.

Posted: 27/10/2017 at 11:33

Lovely sunny day hear in Lincoln , just about to go into garden for a couple of hours 

New allotment OMG...Part 2...

Posted: 27/10/2017 at 09:33

Hoping to get to plot on Sunday 


Gardengirl if I go up there in the week and it’s a dull day I can be the only one 


Lots of people just come check on there chickens 🐓 


What is your weather like? (2)

Posted: 27/10/2017 at 09:28

Lovely sunny days but getting colder - Lincoln 

Allotment diary.

Posted: 27/10/2017 at 09:26

Cotty , I have 2 metal bird feeders for fat balls and 1 for seeds that hang from posts , I also put some mealie worms out if the Robin visits 


I would avoid putting bird food on open trays 


We have rats and feild mice but the allotments is next to farm land , also lots of plot holders have chickens which seem to attract rats 🐀 and chicken feeders have to be rat proof 


We got rid of lots of carpets from the site and banned it from future use as they like to nest under it 


We have one plot holder who puts the poison out that we get from a local farmer , not available to the general public 


Agree it is nice to see the birds 🦅 


Hello Forkers.....It's October!

Posted: 26/10/2017 at 10:39

Good morning all , just had breakfast 


O/H going to s/m so I am going to do some house work 

What is your weather like? (2)

Posted: 26/10/2017 at 10:36

Overcast hear in Lincoln and a bit colder , heating on while having breakfast 🥞 

Allotment diary.

Posted: 25/10/2017 at 21:31

Loana , raised beds looking good , I also have some flower 💐 beds , good to mix it up and help wild life , particularly bees 

Anyone done any gardening today - version 3

Posted: 25/10/2017 at 18:44

Had a hour this afternoon in garden , bit of tidying up , some pots in g/h for over wintering , it’s a start 


Did manage to clean my car 🚗 thought , got to do o/h tomorrow 


Anyone done any gardening today - version 3

Posted: 25/10/2017 at 16:23

Victoria , recipe - used sloes , bottle of red wine , 100 grams of ordinary sugar (or thereabouts) , leave for about 6 weeks , taste it and add brandy to taste (a couple of tablespoons - taste and add more if you feel it needs it).  Strain well and then bottle.  Once you start drinking it, it doesn’t last long!


We used the used sloes berries and coated them in chocolate but didn’t really like them.  Remember they have stones in.


Let us known how you get on 🍷

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