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First Allotment Haul

Well I have collected various things from the allotment so far, but yesterday is the first time this year that I came back with a decent amount of produce. 147 more words



Slugs salivating.
An orgy of gastropods
Gobble up my garden
Leaving their silvery slick.
Can nothing neutralize their appetite for everything?
Yes – they like Lambrini
And are now dead drunk.


Magical Purple Mange Tout

We were very organised on the allotment this year.  We planned over Christmas holidays because we did not want to be pipped to the post with seeds running out or not getting things in time. 384 more words



This morning, my fellow plotholder Stephanie kindly gave me a cucumber freshly plucked. The cucumber plant had been grown in the KHWG greenhouse and is now gloriously producing cucumbers on her plot. 29 more words


Time Waits for No Man

It’s a beautiful Wednesday morning, the sun is shining, life is good. But time waits for no man and for this little garden hobbit, it’s a busy week. 69 more words


A Day of Delight and Devastation!

What a delight today has been! Sun and high temperatures – a perfect day for the garden! A day with lots of little highlights which just scream out “Isn’t life in the garden wonderful”! 603 more words