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Our Plot at Green Lane Allotments · 6h ago

Summerhouse hibiscus

Copyright: Original post from Our Plot at Green Lane Allotments http://glallotments.blogspot.co.uk/ author S Garrett
Our Plot at Green Lane Allotments · 2d ago

The wrong sort of weather

Last week the weather was just what you don't want when there is almost ripe fruit hanging on the trees and onions are being 'dried' outdoors. It was wet and windy. Plot visits have more or ...
Our Plot at Green Lane Allotments · 1w ago

A peek into the garden

Copyright: Original post from Our Plot at Green Lane Allotments http://glallotments.blogspot.co.uk/ author S Garrett
Our Plot at Green Lane Allotments · 1W ago

Time to dig the potatoes and pick the beans.

At the beginning of last week I lifted all our onions and shallots. We always struggle to find somewhere to dry them. This year we constructed some makeshift drying tables using wire mesh an...
Our Plot at Green Lane Allotments · 1W ago

Plot perennial border

This year has been a year for much needed renovation work on the allotment. One such project was the renovation of a large flower bed at one edge of our plot.Regular readers may be able to c...
Our Plot at Green Lane Allotments · 2W ago

Cardoon

Copyright: Original post from Our Plot at Green Lane Allotments http://glallotments.blogspot.co.uk/ author S Garrett
Our Plot at Green Lane Allotments · 2W ago

Not what I call small

The Oullins Gage plums are at the delicious stage and we are picking lots on each plot visit. A couple of punnets have gone to plot neighbours. This year we have only had a couple of unwante...
Our Plot at Green Lane Allotments · 3W ago

Just flowers - My 2,000th post

Our Plot at Green Lane Allotments · 3W ago

Wouldn't you just know it?

Our first lot of brassicas have now been cleared. From this we managed to harvest a few vegetables including a cauliflower that was turning pink. Other than the colour it was fine. The pinki...
Our Plot at Green Lane Allotments · 3W ago

We like our peas!

We really like garden peas and so we try and grow as many as possible. We buy a large 1kg (about 2.2lb) bag of Onward pea seeds. We have tried other varieties but Onward has proved to be the...