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Latest posts by GWRS

My Bristol Garden in 2015

Posted: 24/11/2015 at 08:42

Good morning , started raining last night and it is still raining , should stop this afternoon

Have breakfast watching birds on feeder under tree , soon of to Lincoln for a meeting

Hope you get the tulips planted 


Posted: 23/11/2015 at 19:21

Good evening all , hope you are all keeping well 

Winter definately hear 

My Bristol Garden in 2015

Posted: 23/11/2015 at 19:10

Hello , conservatory looks full , should keep you busy 

Winter is well and truly hear 

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 23/11/2015 at 19:00

Dary12 , hedge looks good  

Gardening by the Moon

Posted: 23/11/2015 at 18:55

Hello was up allottment on Sunday and noticed Broad Beans and peas are growing , however , they are under clouches 

Had first frost on Saturday , blackened Dalias , as expected cut down , mulched , don't dig them and store 

Also Garlic and onions just started to grow 

Went to a local football match last week and there was a Minutes silence for Paris 


Posted: 22/11/2015 at 19:29

Good evening all , day at allottment , couple of beers before dinner now watching Strictly

Topbird Christmas pud sounds fabulous 

hope alls well with everybody 


New allotment OMG...

Posted: 22/11/2015 at 19:20

Zoomer , I have a season ticket for Lincoln City FC 

I would definately go for an iPad , I cannot recommend it enough , I also had so lessons from local Apple dealer 

I was given a Samsug tablet for the part time job I have but the iPad is far far far better 


Storing Onions

Posted: 22/11/2015 at 17:24

Verdun , no don't use fertilliser  mid season , well prepared ground ,with bone meal added , that's it , plus keep the weeds down , they don't have to be big to win just uniform and solid , as the judges cut into 1 of them to see what they are like 

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 22/11/2015 at 17:17

Hello , went to allottment today , first frost last night , Dalias blackened to cut down and mulched , don't dig them up and store 

What surprised me dome doffs where poking through mulch , amazing ! 

Yesterday was extremely cold 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 22/11/2015 at 17:09

Hello all , a good day at allottment , lots of jobs done , nice and sunny , did light a fire while having lunch 

first frost so dalias  blackened , cut down and mulched , I do not dig them up and store them 

Kings just about to put my order in via A / Ass 

I had asparagus from them , every one took , it will be year 3 next year , do watch out for asparagus beetle 

Yesterday went to watch football , never been so Cold !

hope you are all keeping well 


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