It does feel a very long time sine I posted anything that was plot and allotment related. Well, I am today. Kind of, at least, as the blackberry wine that was made last year was finally put into bottles. 426 more words
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So excited as today is my first official day to start on my allotment and I am going to attempt to track my progress.
I recently visited the site and see that the council have done to cut it back down to ground level to give me a starting chance, as it had been an overgrown plot, not worked for 1-2 years they believe. 48 more words
Saving seed has become an important part of my allotment practises this year and I’ve come to realise that It’s something everyone should be doing! Not only are seeds themselves such beautiful things to study close up, but the more you grow and preserve your seed, you are in turn developing the variety to become better adapted to your growing in your soil and micro-climate conditions. 972 more words
If you were to ask me one of the biggest lessons I’ve learned since becoming a fully fledged allotmeneer, I’d have to say it’s that Mother Nature laughs in the face of perfectionists. 576 more words