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Two for the Price of One

The 1st of March is here and what a day to arrive!  The sun was shining, jumpers were cast aside and the daffodils I planted in the allotment borders late last year were triumphantly trumpeting for St David’s Day!   527 more words

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FREE - Vegetable spacing guide - DOWNLOAD TODAY

For many of you seasoned professionals spacing out your plants won’t be an issue, because you have done it year in year out! For the amateurs amongst us, i have pulled together a simple quick guid that shows you the distances when planting each plant!

Plot10b Vegetable Spacing Guide

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How to get the biggest harvest from tomato plants

The arrival of the March issue of Gardener’s World magazine jogged me to share the findings of a tomato-growing trial they published in the Feb issue. 258 more words

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Poised to Spring

With two new vegetables plots being dug and a further bed in the wings dedicated to wildflowers and all things petalled, it’s been a productive weekend up on the plot. 208 more words

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Nuts & Bolts

Today started out quite mild so the plan was to build our 10 x 6 greenhouse, burn a load of the rubbish that had accumulated and net the 6 x 4 greenhouse and old poly tunnel frame for the fruit area. 177 more words

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Making paths

I’ve had a busy month or so. One fairly big thing going on in my life now is that I decided to work as a freelance translator from April onwards. 796 more words

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The Perplexed Gardener

We’re watching the weather, watching the thermometer, watching for movement on neighbours’ plots. Waiting, waiting for the frost to clear, the sun to appear and for spring to fling open her arms. 386 more words

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