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Posted: 19/04/2015 at 22:48

Just for you Dippa Dazza

ask a silly question....

Posted: 19/04/2015 at 10:23

Right hand left foot here too.

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 14/04/2015 at 21:50

Sowed onion sets and covered my earlies to protect from frost.

Daffodils dying back

Posted: 13/04/2015 at 21:51

Can't see why not.

Autumn flowering raspberries sprouting far from canes

Posted: 12/04/2015 at 21:08

Raspberries do this all the time.  They need a barrier to keep them from spreading all over the garden. The roots are shallow and from these the new sprouts emerge.

Daffodils dying back

Posted: 12/04/2015 at 21:02

Judith you can keep them in a shed in a container till Autumn and plant them out again or pot them up with new compost. They keep well. Weren't they dry when you bought them?

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 09/04/2015 at 22:55

Dove you need to eat more of the stuff.

Tilled for cabbage and spuds today.

Sprayed weeds in gravel yard with round up.

lovely weather.

Ate some rhubarb for good measure.


Serious reminder folks....

Posted: 25/03/2015 at 19:45

October is the longest month in the year, by one hour. Clocks go forward in March and we get an extra hour in the garden next week.

spuds in ?

Posted: 25/03/2015 at 19:39

Sowed my First Early Sharpes Express under a cloche on March 7th. 3 of them are up. Frost last night, covered with a sheet of fleece and all looks well and good this evening. The biggest problem with frost is that  the early morning sun burns the leaves. If in doubt leave covered for a few hours so they thaw before exposing to the sunlight.

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 22/03/2015 at 17:46

Sowed British Queens, second earlies yesterday. Nothing else ready to go just yet.

Sowed Leek seed today in trays after earlier effort produced poor return.

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