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Posted: 20/12/2015 at 17:19

21st is the shortest day in the year.

I have rhubarb here as tall as in march.

Potatoes sprouting in the potato pit.

Flowers on strawberries.

Thought this was to be the hardest winter in 50 years.

Our met service here in Ireland say forecasting beyond a week is pure guess work, and I agree.


Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 06/12/2015 at 19:13

Checked beds and found my garlic was up. Not a bad days work me thinks!


Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 29/11/2015 at 17:07

Too wet today to go out. Sowed garlic on Friday.


Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 08/11/2015 at 15:08

Started lifting and dividing rhubarb yesterday. Fork handle cracked, day off today. Too much rain last night to do anything to-day.



Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 22/10/2015 at 21:09

Collected 5 bags of leaves for composting from lane and lawn.

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 19/10/2015 at 22:38

Got son to buy some garlic for planting. that is enough for one day!


Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 18/10/2015 at 19:56

Mulched around apple trees, gooseberry, blackberry and blackcurrant bushes.

Added horse poo to compost bin.

Pruned blackberry bushes.

Collected leaves.

Rain stopped play!



Posted: 15/10/2015 at 20:05

If you split the blocks that keep the top and bottom of the pallet apart it is easier to de-nail the rest.



Posted: 27/09/2015 at 15:22

Looking well for 17.


Posted: 27/09/2015 at 13:04


 The project so far. Steel frame to be painted black.

Nothing done without the supervision of man's best friend.

Discussions started by No expert

Does this look good or what.

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Yellow tips on my garlic plants 
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Last Post: 20/04/2015 at 07:48

How is the Potato planting going for you?

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Last Post: 04/04/2014 at 19:01

Planting First Earley Potatoes

It's time to get goimg 
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Last Post: 19/04/2014 at 20:01

planting Hawthorh from cuttings

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Last Post: 15/03/2014 at 22:06

Sowing Garlic

What fertilizer do I use? 
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Last Post: 09/11/2013 at 19:54

Talkback: Geranium 'Bill Wallis'

One of the few flowers growing in my yard. 4 different clumps of it some as big as a car bonnet. Only knew it as Purple Geranium. Got some f... 
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Last Post: 12/12/2015 at 12:10

A Feast For Crows

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Last Post: 30/09/2013 at 08:44

Lifting Onions

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