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Gardening by the Moon

Posted: 08/07/2016 at 19:31

Hello Just got back from allotment , more strawberrys , thought they where nearly finished 


Also picked load of raspberrys from new bed only planted this year didn't think we would get any , o/h to make raspberry jam which we both like 


Ment to say had courgette and lime cake yesterday absolutely divine 


Like idea of borrage for gin & tonics , I just cut and freeze lemons , something for next year 


We are going to make rhurbarb gin 


We also make port from used sloe berrys ie. Used for sloe gin , cheap red red wine with a slug of cheap Brandy 


Gooseberries neatly ready 


Must get seeds for golden courettes 


Cheers 

New allotment OMG...Part 2...

Posted: 08/07/2016 at 12:57

Gardengirl reading your comments about wildlife , last week saw a snake by the free shredding material in car park and looked it up when got home and it was an Adder


The only other snake I have seen in the wild was on the Pembrokeshire coastal path


Exciting 

HELLO FORKERS! July Edition

Posted: 08/07/2016 at 09:19

Good morning all 


Best wishes to punk doc 


Hampton Court , it is a light entertainment TV programme but do agee with Hostafan 


sun starting to shine looks like it is going to be a nice day but a bit windy , a bit of gardening & allotment I think today 


Got my bus pass yesterday was pleasantly surprised how quick & efficient the council staff where 


have a good day every body

My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 08/07/2016 at 09:05

Flumpy , with your hanging baskets you can put a cable tie on them and the bracket , it want stop somebody cutting them but will stop casual thief's


sweet peas , first lot didn't germinate , secound lot did but not grown much also bought some and they haven't grown much , the way it goes sometimes 


Heavy rain overnight , looks like it could be a nice day 


Have a good day 

Gardening by the Moon

Posted: 07/07/2016 at 20:42

Do they play cricket in France ?


Use to like playing tennis many many years ago , not so keen on watching it 


Hope your strategy planning has gone well 

My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 07/07/2016 at 20:36

sweet pea jealousy , mine are hopeless this year both at home and at allotment 

HELLO FORKERS! July Edition

Posted: 07/07/2016 at 11:10

Chilcote , 7 years to tell us what we already new !


On a lighter note changed gas/ electric to cheaper rate this morning , excellent customer service from Sainsbury Energy 


Also had to phone Inland Revenue , did NOT inspire confidence !


Going into Lincoln now to get my Bus pass and may be call into Wetherspoons for lunch , hopefully 


Have a good day everybody , looking forward to pictures from trip 

My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 07/07/2016 at 10:52

Good morning , we had a short sharp shower first thing as well , now a nice day , hopefully 


Going into Lincoln shopping and to get my bus pass 


Have a good day 

HELLO FORKERS! July Edition

Posted: 07/07/2016 at 07:57

Topbird just looked at web site for Hall , looks fabulous , have a great day with everybody 

HELLO FORKERS! July Edition

Posted: 07/07/2016 at 07:35

Good morning all , yes the Welsh team come after a great cup run and should be proud of what they achieved , unlike a dismal English team 


Big day going to apply for my bus pass this afternoon 


Have a good day everybody 

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