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Posted: 06/02/2016 at 13:17

Afternoon everybody , just noticed it had stopped raining so I can go and watch Lincoln City 

Anybody doing pancakes next week , trying to persuade o/h to !

Have a good day everybody 

My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 06/02/2016 at 13:14

Good afternoon , yes had been raining heavy hear , off to watch football soon

Marion , scones and spiced buns sounds rather good  Would go well with o/h rasberry jam 

Will you be doing pancakes next week ?


New allotment OMG...

Posted: 05/02/2016 at 20:27

Gardengirl , Terry Waltons  book is really intersesting , it is broken down into months , was going to read a month at a time but as it is easy reading , now on June 

Allotment shop , do they have lots of different stuff ? Have a good day 


New allotment OMG...

Posted: 05/02/2016 at 18:45

Hello again , went on site to say went to plot this afternoon 

Havested the rest of Swedes , some turnips , sprouts , still have 3 stalks left , leeks and Jerusalem artichokes 

As ever lots to do , need to do some repairs to fencing , hopefully Sunday 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 05/02/2016 at 18:39

Harriet , is this your garden or allotment ? Are you able to put pictures on site 

depending on size you could creatre beds 6' by 4' or 6' by 6' so that you can plant / weed  beds with out walking on them 

You could get a cheap Book from a shop called Works or Library on Allotment / veg growing 

look forward to helping with info , best of luck 


Posted: 05/02/2016 at 18:24

Wonky congratulations , just read back wards , you must be really chuffed 

Lir , had a great holiday in Maderia , stayed in Hotel just above Lido , nice walking , did a medium Lavarda ( if that how you spell it ) walk , glad we didn't do the difficult one ! Also did the tobogen run , fabulous . Visited again on a cruise would definately go back , have a great Holiday , always liked Maderia wine which helped 


Gardening by the Moon

Posted: 05/02/2016 at 18:13

Hello , Peas , I planted some last year under a clouche

Also put peas in guttering in Greenhouse , then when grown to a reasonable size transfers to allotment 

One year did extra guttering but put underneath the temportary racking I put up and was to shaded , so really poor germination compared to guttering in direct sun light 

Pleased to say never had problems with mice in greenhouse , niegbour simply puts mouse traps down but it is not the tidyist / cleanest g/h !

Have read about soaking peas in various stuff but can't remember what !

Sounds like Bengal needs to work harder !

Best of luck 



Posted: 05/02/2016 at 13:02

Good afternoon everybody , very cold hear but dry , going up allotment after lunch for couple of Hours 

Liri , all that cleaning you deserve a holiday , Maderia is lovely , have you been there before ?

Hope those under the weather are soon up and running , perhaps not running but better 

Excited just been this morning to change o/h car , pick it up next Tuesday 


My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 05/02/2016 at 12:52

Good afternoon , nice pictures as ever 

Very Cold but dry , hoping to go up allotment this afternoon 


Posted: 04/02/2016 at 08:30

Morning all , just finishing 2 cup of tea before cleaning out fire 

Meeting some retired colleagues today for lunch and look around Lincoln Castle 

O/H couldn't get her car to start this morning so took mine so need to look at that as well 

Another exciting day 

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