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It's nearly time...

Although recent meteorological events point to the contrary… it’s nearly that time of the year where the serious growing begins. All of the seedlings taking refuge in my house will be able to go forth to their final positions. 68 more words


Good Looks Aren't Everything

Despite the routine calendar of a gardener; when to sow carrots, when to earth up first early potatoes and when to turn your compost heap, no two growing years are the same. 534 more words


On Leek

I had the kind of weekend where you think “Right, I’ll just pop along to the allotment for a bit today, then get on with everything else I’ve got to get done”. 498 more words


Vigorous Veg

I wanted an early start this morning; there’s so much to do and not enough hours in the day. So with a rucksack brimming with gardening toys, my radio¬†and a flask of coffee, it was off to the allotment. 637 more words


Burn them all

I derive arguably unhealthy levels of enjoyment from using my weed burner. Mine’s only a little one from Wilkos, but it more or less does the job. 335 more words


The Waiting Game

Agent Soph will be the first to tell you, patience and I don’t sit well together, we’re not the greatest of allies. If there’s something to be done, why wait? 541 more words