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My veggie patch is calling me - autumnal plantings

After the heat of our blinding summer, the weather takes a blessedly cooler turn…finally. My mind turns to what vegetables I can plant for the upcoming winter’s crops. 438 more words


More Tomato Seedlings At Last

Well some of my worries about the tomato seed are now reduced as some seedlings have now appeared to be precise, 2 ‘gardeners delight’, 1 ‘tumbling tom’, 1 ‘giulietta’, 1 ‘sweet ‘n neat and 1 ‘marmande’ – which is a big improvement on none a few days ago. 455 more words


Saturday 28th March 2015 - Kohl Rabi, Broad Beans, Sugar Snaps and Leeks!!

With the chickens talking to me in their own little way, I spent some of the afternoon in the greenhouse sowing more seeds. Today was the turn of… 323 more words


Ok, so I went and bought more Broad Beans from the Garden Centre (Formula 1)..

But only because someone had dug up the initial ones I planted.. 146 more words

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Spring is here!

So delighted this week to see lots of lovely new vegetables arriving from Riverford Organics! Great to have the first asparagus, broad beans, spring onions, flat beans, and jerusalem artichokes in the shop. 119 more words


Spent some more time on the plot today, think Plotgate put me off going for a while but getting back into it now. Also the weather has been pants lately but today was nice so I thought rather than go down for any specific tasks or allotted amount of time, I’d just go down for a bit and do something. 196 more words

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waking up

The garden is definitely coming round to the idea that it’s spring. Not that the first day of spring was warm and sunny. It was like being back in November. 359 more words