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Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 06/04/2015 at 08:57

Hello everybody , lovely sunny day here in Lincolnshire , decided to take pots that have over wintered in g/h out and tidy it up 

This afternoon off to watch football , perfect day hopefully 

Happy gardening everybody 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 05/04/2015 at 21:09

Hello all been up the A today bit cloudy in the morning then the sun comes out , lovely early evening . Planted shallots and some more garlic

Early potatoes in and another bed dug 

O/H did some weeding around broad beans and peas planted last year under cloches 

Dug up last of leeks and calearic



Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends.

Posted: 04/04/2015 at 19:07

Happy easter everybody 

garden plants and nurishment

Posted: 04/04/2015 at 19:03

Hello , pictures would be helpful , have you lived there long ?

My Bristol Garden in 2015

Posted: 04/04/2015 at 19:00

flumpy1 , hope bath helped , need to pase your self , trouble once you start you keep on finding jobs to do 

happy gardening 

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 04/04/2015 at 18:50

Hello , first cut of the year for lawns , blade raised , trim a honeysuckle that is about to fall over 

O/H planted veg seeds mostly in conservatory and some in g/h

also went up allottment intend to spend the day there tommrow lots do

happy gardening everybody , feels like spring has sprung

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 04/04/2015 at 17:46

Hello everybody , back of hols and been up to the A today , didn't do much , repaired fence , empty compost bin blown across plot 

Dug up some leeks , cleriac and kale , kale starting to go to seed 

going up there for full day tommrow , weather forcast good , lots to do and the weeds are coming now that it had warmed up

Potatoes can be planted from March to May ,subject to the weather of course , I am putting my earliers in now , 2nd earlies in week or so then main , I like to stagger it 

O/H has put some seeds in , some in g/h and some in conservatory 

I also did the first cut to the lawns with blade raised , 

Happy gardening everybody , feels like spring has sprung 


Growing Tomatoes Outside?

Posted: 30/03/2015 at 11:25

Hello , although got G/H I also grow a few in pots outside , I have found a sunny sheltered spot does fine , but definaetly needs watering 

in past have grown little cherry toms in hanging baskets and if not to badly effected by wind do well 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 30/03/2015 at 11:22

Gardengirl , suggest you check with Council regularly , with all these cuts to services some are not as efficient as they should be 

hopefully not long now 

Growing Sweet Peas 2014/2015

Posted: 30/03/2015 at 11:14

I save some seed each year and plant that , however , over time they have all gone white , so purchased a pack of mixed colours this year 

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