Would any of you lovely people have any experience of planting asparagus crowns in the autumn rather than spring.We are in the process of building a raised bed which will be filled with rotted manure…Continue
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According to my old 'Practical gardening & food production in pictures' book, which will now be known as PG for short, there are a number of jobs for me to complete this month.
I would like to have a more productive plot this year & there is nothing wrong with some good old fashioned advice.
Turn over vacant soil, add lime if your gound needs it, spread manure during frosts, order seeds.
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Now that I have sorted out the vegetable patch for next year my attention is turning to trees. I need more fruit trees.
If I ask the under gardener nicely to build me some sort of contraption, I would have the space for some cordons. Nothing too elaborate you understand, but needs must. Also this gardening lark is quite addictive.
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It's a grand morning outside, a pleasure to stroll round the garden this morning. Mike was particularly amused to hear of my tale in which I tried to take a photo of a bee. I nearly fell into the borage.I doubt I would have been found again. I'm only small & the borage is huge this year. It really is beautiful this year, I should have taken a photo of that instead. If you wish to read anymore please click on…Continue