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Latest posts by Leggi

is will you use the extra hour next weekend

Posted: 25/03/2013 at 00:02
I'm looking forward to being able to get to the allotment after work, and I'm very sure it's going to be warm

Only Three

Posted: 23/03/2013 at 16:12

Salvias, Verbena Bons and Geums.

Anyone oop North started planting yet ?

Posted: 23/03/2013 at 16:10

Very impressive beds there Deano


Not many seeds sown here either, and I'm in Kent.

Advice on growing Raspberries

Posted: 22/03/2013 at 09:34
Glen Clova fruit on 1 year old canes grown during the previous season, there's some information on the link below (please copy and paste).

This Forum

Posted: 21/03/2013 at 12:58
This is silly. We recently had someone on these boards who was deliberately trying to cause upset and division, his efforts didn't manage to bring around so many threads.

I have no problem with people using certain words or wanting to say good morning to each other. When their intentions are good, and just wanting to be nice to other posters, there isn't an issue. Regardless of how untidy it might look.

Let's put it to bed, not be so self conscious and not worry about people being perfectly polite to other users. Life's too short.

Last Year 2012

Posted: 20/03/2013 at 18:34
Last year didn't turn out too well on the whole though, so I'm hoping this year's late start is going to bring us a glorious long summer. Ever the optimist

What to grow on a one acre site?

Posted: 20/03/2013 at 17:44
It's not really a gardening question in all honesty. If it was easy to grow a cash crop and sell it on we'd all be doing it.

Have you thought about renting the land out for horses perhaps?


Posted: 20/03/2013 at 15:24
They're not the only ones, Wilkinsons, Aldi, Lidl and a whole host of thrift stores have realised gardeners still spend money. It's just, like the rest of the country, we're having to be a little more careful where we spend it.

Veg growing inside

Posted: 18/03/2013 at 20:43
I'd go for lots of different salad crops too as they wouldn't take up too much space and you could probably have a near enough all year supply.

Talkback: Growing autumn-fruiting raspberries

Posted: 18/03/2013 at 17:14
If you have summer fruiting raspberries, they fruit on last years stems, if these have been cut back this year you may not get any raspberries from those plants again. Autumn fruiting are fine to cut back every spring as they fruit on new wood (this years growth).

Discussions started by Leggi


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Hollyhock Rust?

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Sweet pea identification please

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Fruit & Veg/Allotment pics 2013

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Poorly tomato plant

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Problem with Bluebells

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Toscana Strawberries

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What eats onion sets?

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20% off at Marshalls

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Posting links and pictures from an iphone

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What's for tea?

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Allotment finds

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Pickling Beetroot Recipes

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Sowing Winter Onions

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