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Latest posts by GWRS

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 17/12/2014 at 18:27

Roy , think it is to cold for the rye grass to germinate 

best wishes

Christmas lights in the garden

Posted: 17/12/2014 at 08:49

Dovefromabove , go for it 

You will find it useful for all sorts of things , we had a little party in the Garden and put up lights , have a double socket fitted 

We use to have a George Foreman grill , electric and I would use that instead of a barbecue , a lot less fuss and cleaner

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 16/12/2014 at 21:15

These mini greenhouse are really good , got one in my second shed at the allottment for storage and one in my garage at home for storage both free , no cover needed

Zoomer i' m sure you will be Ok putting it up , the free ones did take a couple of goes to get the right pole in the right hole but that is the fun of it 


Christmas Door Garland/Wreath

Posted: 16/12/2014 at 20:34

would you put a picture of the finished item on the site , always nice to see pics

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 16/12/2014 at 20:30

zoomer I have one of those plastic grow houses at home , very usefull , bricks fitted to base to stop it blowing across garden and on 2nd cover , 3rd waiting to be fitted in spring

use it for drying onion , harding off seeds etc etc , at present storing pots and trays in it


Christmas lights in the garden

Posted: 16/12/2014 at 20:26

just reading these various posts with a glass of wine after a really nice dinner

everything looks good to me 

cheers everybody

not thought about putting decorations up at allottment shed ?

Christmas Door Garland/Wreath

Posted: 16/12/2014 at 18:02

Gardengirl , wreath looks really nice much better than what I could do in the past

Merry Christmas

Christmas lights in the garden

Posted: 16/12/2014 at 17:58

Jack 3 , definaetly not to early for mulled wine  , first glasses was at our Village garden club meeting end of November

go for it , nice with a mince pie or stollen - cheers

Christmas Door Garland/Wreath

Posted: 16/12/2014 at 12:04

Have not done one for years

Used , holly & ivy from the garden with some gold tinsel , rapped around a willow circle and a bit of wire , very simple just like me

Christmas lights in the garden

Posted: 16/12/2014 at 11:58

Just nice to see the lights what ever the colour but known what you mean about white ones sparkle

Merry Christmas 

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