"Thank you for the red ribbon! I spent today shifting two compost heaps with the help of hubby who hails from co. Durham. It would have taken me two weeks to do it on my own-you northerners certainly know how to work hard!"
"Well, I'm just puting the finishing touches to my last batch of marrow jams. This year I made a stem ginger batch and a St. Clements batch. Both are very scrummy and my very own recipes. Every year now my family get a wonderful hamper of home…"
"I've been trying to grow carrots for about 7yrs now and have never been very successful the crops have iether been eaten by root fly, got purple virus, are so small they are not worth pulling or all the above. . I even pruchased an expensive…"
"Ah the frost got all my cougettes, late marrows and squash. Glad I was able to pick and store some. Still collecting cellery and beans from the summer though. My pepper and chillies in the green house are still looking very good. Don't know how…"
"I love this time of the year, planning for the next growing season but still collecting autum/winter crops. I'm getting ready to clear out the green house and do some badly need repairs. Just hope my aching bones hold out. I've finished my…"
"Hi Carolyne, Sorry to disapoint you but the horse raddish you think you see is actually perpetual broccoli. I would love to get some horseradish though. The bottles on my canes are to stop me poking my eyes out when weeding. But thankyou. I love my…"
Hi Kathy, I see you've just joined. Welcome! I haven't had nearly enough spare time to do the forum justice yet, but it looks as if it'll be useful. Do you have an allotment or a garden - or a window box?
Thank you for the red ribbon! I spent today shifting two compost heaps with the help of hubby who hails from co. Durham. It would have taken me two weeks to do it on my own-you northerners certainly know how to work hard!