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New allotment OMG...

Posted: 26/04/2015 at 19:27

Another really good day at A 

O/H put in parnips , beetroot , carrots some broad beans and mongetout 

 I got some beds ready for May for runner and french bean and other bits 

also strimed the edge of drive ways , grass was cut yesterday 

Bargins on the high street

Posted: 26/04/2015 at 19:20

Hello bluebaron , another invisible picture

Hear is one of mine from the allottment , did have a slight problem but 3rd time luck picture came up  keep trying  

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 25/04/2015 at 18:48

Zoomer , yes good news , common sense has applied

I find 2 kneeler best one for each knee 


New allotment OMG...

Posted: 25/04/2015 at 13:41

fruitcake , can't you just leave the shredded stuff it soon goes brown ?

been up to A this morning can't believe how the rhubarb has shot up , lots of flowers so O/H cut those off and picked some for use and another plot holder

hoed up potatoes plus lots of little jobs , always something to do , going up there tommrow for a bit of weeding and planting seeds 

just about to go in Garden for an hour , out tonight to friends 60th birthday party

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 24/04/2015 at 14:06

Hello , Stagbettle pleased things feel better 

One of our plot holder has a little section just for there children to cultivate , just an idea 

I always found gardening helped to de- stress me

Bargins on the high street

Posted: 23/04/2015 at 12:10

BlueBarron , did you known it is invisible !

bought 2 small clematis for a " clematis ball "from Asda yesterday for £5

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 23/04/2015 at 09:29

Hello cut 3 lawns yesterday , hour and a bit bought some " after cut " lawn feed forgot to put it down 

Bought 2 small clemaitis from Asad , going to do a clematis ball , that's a hanging basket with another on top and let it grow through , when winter comes cut it all back and store in greenhouse , had a beauty then when we had a really bad winter and it killed 


Posted: 22/04/2015 at 22:33

Mardatha I wonder where you are , with your nasty weather ?

Certainly ok to put potatoes in up to end of May 

got 1st , 2nd earlier in and just put in main crop in allottment , have 2 potatoes sacks in greenhouse , use these for Village show , will put them outside next month 

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 22/04/2015 at 22:28

Yes very little rain everything is dry , in Lincolnshire 

Next door has loads of Lilly Beatles , my lilies only just coming out 

Garden looking good , very pleased with it , always lots to do , good job I enjoy it 

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 21/04/2015 at 21:55

Hostafan 1 , just being nosey   What happened to sheep ? Very big freezer ?

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