scroggin


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Ultimate Alphabet W

Posted: 10/05/2017 at 22:00

Waxwing, Wolverine,Welsh Corgi, Wombat.

Plastic Greenhouse

Posted: 10/05/2017 at 20:40

Just make sure it's well tied down especially when it's open or you may find it 'repositions' itself along with all your plants.

New allotment OMG...Part 2...

Posted: 10/05/2017 at 20:37

Sweet peas and strawberries coming along nicely. 

Unknown bird

Posted: 10/05/2017 at 20:11

Looks like a Common or Grey partridge

Rhubarb

Posted: 10/05/2017 at 16:38

It's common this year due to the dry weather, cut off any flowers that appear and keep the plant well watered, it will be fine.

pet companions

Posted: 10/05/2017 at 07:13

Leadfarmer, what gorgeous labs, hope they find a great home together.


Barefoot, I hope Buster is on the mend he's a cracking looking dog.

New allotment OMG...Part 2...

Posted: 08/05/2017 at 19:55

GWRS, sounds like mice may well have been the culprits. Many moons ago, when I as a lad, I helped my Dad on his plot and he also sowed direct in the ground in. November, always seemed to have a good crop and little blackfly trouble.


Janet, good idea,I can't see why you couldn't try them in the GH and treat them similar to sweet peas. I think I'll try it myself and see how they compare with direct sown.


Gardengirl, fingers crossed you're on the mend soon.

pet companions

Posted: 08/05/2017 at 19:43

Thanks Logan, lots of people comment that she seems to be smiling all the time. She had no problems running on the pebbles, normally we go to sandy beaches but they're all shut to dogs now, so as we were dropping off youngest at Uni we stopped at Whitstable for a stroll.


How is your recuperating coming along?

pet companions

Posted: 08/05/2017 at 18:08

 A breezy walk along the beach at Whitstable on Sunday. 

New allotment OMG...Part 2...

Posted: 08/05/2017 at 17:51

I keep meaning to try sowing in the autumn and then it turns too wet to get on the plot. Think I will try using one of the raised beds this autumn, that way they might be early enough to beat the heavy infestation. Hope you're over the ' lurgy' Gardengirl?

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