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Posted: 14/08/2015 at 09:19

Morning all , just have breakfast and watching the rain , didn't start till 8-30 last night , garden and allottment needed it , hope it clears up for the weekend 

have very little delivered , we ask for items ,if not in , to be put in greenhouse which is front /side of house . Postman is very good as well 

Off to a meeting in Weathspoons lunch time in Lincoln , cheers everybody 

My Bristol Garden in 2015

Posted: 13/08/2015 at 21:14

Just started raining in Lincoln , hopefully it will fill my water butts 

other wise  it had had been a reasonable day weather wise 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 13/08/2015 at 08:46

Just picked my first red tomatoes , still not many turning yet 

went up to allottment and burnt the corn cockle , raspberry canes and pulled up some weeds ( on last bed still to have final dig ) and put those in fire bin left them smoking 

just about to sort out some potatoes that I dug up earlier this week Maris Piper 

My Bristol Garden in 2015

Posted: 13/08/2015 at 08:40

Hello , heavy rain forecast for this afternoon right through to tommrow lunch time but we will wait and see 

Gardens we have visited 2015

Posted: 12/08/2015 at 12:59

Great Dixter looks great , thanks for photos

My Bristol Garden in 2015

Posted: 12/08/2015 at 12:53

Obviously your " sweet peas " will be the star of the show 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 11/08/2015 at 19:03

Gardengirl , not sure yet what will go in raised bed , soil a bit sandy so will be adding compost to beef it up 

Could not remember what wild flowers where , so thanks for that  all my garden books packed away in conservatory as we are going to repaint it soon 



Posted: 11/08/2015 at 17:25

Another beautiful sunny day , been dealing with complaints this morning with my part time job , so in need of drink in the Garden thinking about gardening for a hour before dinner 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 11/08/2015 at 17:21

Called into allottment on the way home , from meetings in Boston but also got some spray for marestail  , then to a wood yard for some wood to make a new raised bed and did a bit of watering 

just having a drink in garden , thinking about a bit of dead heading , another nice sunny day 

My Bristol Garden in 2015

Posted: 11/08/2015 at 17:15

Happy birthday , have a good day 

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