Again weeding, digging and some planting. Planted Couve (Collard Greens Seeds), Portuguese Kale Cabbages are showing signs of slug attack, so a generous sprinkling of blue slug pellets in order.
Again, could only do an hour after work. Little bit of digging, little bit of weeding and then the dreaded…. Netting. Trying to get netting on is almost impossible. Finally succeeded as you can see in the picture. However, have now run out completely of the netting. Have ordered some scaffolding netting from ebay. Still… Continue reading Tuesday (Netting…)
Could only do an hour after work, bit of digging, bit of weeding and put in some 25mm mdpe water pipe as framework for some netting (bought from Crossling on the coast road)
About 90 minutes work in morning Forked bed 1, removed weeds, weeded between Leeks (or onions, not sure) More weeding, lots of pulled weeds One tub of weeds into green bin. Off to Stanton Hall to buy plants. I can’t recommend this place enough. Local nursery, absolutely gorgeous gardens. Worth a visit just to view… Continue reading 2nd Day
Today was the handover, New allotment, signed tenancy at 2:00 pm. Was much better than we expected. Not to overgrown and still with fruit and veg growing. Picked up tools and back for 5:00pm 2 hours graft and :- Forked over bed 2, surprisingly, it must have been a potato bed, got lots of new… Continue reading Launch Pad!