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Latest posts by GWRS


Posted: 12/01/2016 at 23:19

Have been watching " Starglazing "  I found it really interesting 

Good night all 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 12/01/2016 at 23:11

Zoomer don't forget squashes , they can produce loads of leaves , runs and fruit , always grew a couple just eat the last one last week , grow them in my Aparagus bed 


Gardening by the Moon

Posted: 12/01/2016 at 17:08

Hello , Artic blast due to hit us this week , should be better than all this rain , personally not been to bad 

Hoping to go up to allottment tomorrow 



Posted: 12/01/2016 at 17:00

Barnsdale , definately worth a visit been a couple of times 

O/H use to work with at the National Office of the Wild Life Trusts and did some work with Geoff and he really was a nice chap 

His son Nick has given a couple of talks to the Garden Club in the Village , again pleasant / interesting chap


My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 12/01/2016 at 16:53

Happy sniffing 

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 12/01/2016 at 16:51

Tootles , ment to ask , let us known how you get on with growing gerainums from seeds , might have a go myself 

No gardening today , but yesterday afternoon did some more tidying up , hellbores , grasses and herds , filled 3 bags up with cutting which we took to tip , as garden wheelie bin all ready full 

The tip use to do scheme , where by after 6 trips you got a free bag of compost now stopped , shame as it was good stuff 

Hoping to go to allottment tomorrow , cold but dry if forecast correct 

Happy gardening everybody 



Posted: 12/01/2016 at 09:21

Good morning all , has been raining heavy this morning , busy day also , however , includes lunch with friends at the Training Resturant in Lincoln college , food always excellent , looking forward to it 

Going to Lincoln via tip , old stero and 3 bags of garden waste from yesterday's afternoon tidy up , garden waste bin full

Have a good day everybody and all those not 100% get better soon 


My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 12/01/2016 at 09:11

Good morning , has been raining , OK at moment sure the rain will be back, managed a couple of hours yesterday tidying up , got a circular bed with Hellobores so cut off old leaves , trimmed dead grass as well 

Garden waste bin also full and to be emptied Thursday , however , have to say Councial always collect on due date , if not I would be on the phone , particularly as they charge extra 

Have a good day 


Posted: 11/01/2016 at 18:32

Port and Stilton , Yum Yum 


Posted: 11/01/2016 at 09:48

Morning all , was hoping to go to allottment today but it is raining and looks like in for the day 

Agreed to Audit accounts for a local association , so will do those today 

I have been watching Dickesian as well , really good programme 

Have a good day everybody 


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