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Harvest Monday - September 29, 2014

Another quick one, because it’s late and I’m tired.

Leaves

Harvest Monday Tuesday - September 23, 2014

I skipped last week, not because I forgot or was lazy, but because was so busy doing other things all week that I had hardly harvested anything. 188 more words

Leaves

[Very Belated] Garden Bloggers' Bloom Day - September 2014

Oops. I think this was the first time since I started this blog that I missed a GBBD. I’ve been a day or two late before because I was busy or forgot, but never almost a week. 240 more words

Leaves

Going batty

I was lucky enough to be able to enlist the help of another kind colleague on the allotment this week. She was most helpful, because there’s a corner I’ve been ignoring because it contains the remains of a pigeon, and when it comes to ex-animals, I’m useless in every way, so went firmly into denial (I guess that’s what a lifetime of vegetarianism does to you). 699 more words

Balcony Gardening

Making progress

One of the many passers-by commented, as I toiled on the allotment today, that I was a ‘brave lass’. I said I thought I was either brave or stupid, at which point he conceded it was probably stupidity. 909 more words

Balcony Gardening

Bees love my broad bean flowers

Whilst watering my veggies I noticed a bee going from flower to flower amongst my broad beans. I was able to pull back the stem and watch the bee very closely as it climbed into the flower head, pushing apart the petals. 12 more words

Kitchen Garden

Ludo has developed a taste for tomatoes!

The dos like to follow me out onto the balcony and watch me tinker with my garden. They have recently developed a taste for my tomatoes! 55 more words

Kitchen Garden