scroggin


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What is your weather like? (2)

Posted: 28/01/2017 at 16:32

Mainly sunny and breezy for our walk along the South Downs near Newhaven, we got caught in one brief squall but there were some heavy skies just offshore. Not sure if Floss is checking out the weather or the sheep in the other field .

New allotment OMG...Part 2...

Posted: 27/01/2017 at 19:54

Hi Gardengirl, I planted a Tayberry in the autumn but it will be a while before it bears any worthwhile fruit. 


My Rhubarb crowns are starting to sprout so will pick one to 'force' for early 'crumble'

GREENHOUSE PROTECTION

Posted: 27/01/2017 at 19:19

As people have mentioned definitely bolt it down, the weight of the greenhouse alone won't stop wind lifting it. If it's fitted with roof vents and/or louvres make sure they can be secured shut when wind is forecast or wind will get in and blow out panes.

Last edited: 27 January 2017 19:20:45

What is your weather like? (2)

Posted: 27/01/2017 at 11:36

The sun is just making an appearance here in Kent. Very cold, dull morning but the thermometer is starting to creep up.

New allotment OMG...Part 2...

Posted: 26/01/2017 at 13:00

Rosemummy that's a shame. On our plot one of the holders runs a gardening business and has prepared plots for people, he's pretty reasonable. Is there anyone who could do this on your plot? 

What is your weather like? (2)

Posted: 26/01/2017 at 12:42

Back from our walk still hovering around freezing!

What is your weather like? (2)

Posted: 26/01/2017 at 08:45

' Perishing' as my old mum would have said. Will be wearing all my warm gear for the dog walk this morning.

pet companions

Posted: 25/01/2017 at 20:10

Poor Bracken, hope the new treatment does the trick.

pet companions

Posted: 25/01/2017 at 09:40

Logan, best wishes to you and Bracken, hope the blood test results are what you hope for.

What is your weather like? (2)

Posted: 23/01/2017 at 06:31

Freezing fog when I left for work this morning.Hope everyone stays safe this morning.

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