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June 2014 Blog Posts (12)

Plot 65: A Tour



Yesterday was spent pottering and picking. Weeds were trimmed and everything that needed it watered - we've had a really dry spell lately - before the fun bit of liberating food from the ground …
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Added by Lee James on June 29, 2014 at 14:11 — No Comments

Last chance to make elderflower cordial for this year...

If you look hard, you can still find the last few flowerheads of elderflower. I managed to get a batch made yesterday with my four-year-old; we called it Last Chance Cordial. Full recipe…

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Added by Alderandash on June 24, 2014 at 10:00 — No Comments

Fruition Ignition!



And so finally the harvest begins. It feels like this point has taken longer to get to than in previous years, but looking here and …
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Added by Lee James on June 21, 2014 at 23:53 — 1 Comment

Prepping my veg plants for a week alone

Before we disappeared to Portugal I knew I needed to put in some prep work so my veg plants would survive. For the greenhouse there were plastic bottle personal reservoirs and for the tomatoes there was a wet towel.



Did it work? You bet it did - see here for more details: http://139a.blogspot.co.uk/2014/06/how-my-garden-fared-fending-for-itself.html



The only downside was something… Continue

Added by Life at 139a on June 19, 2014 at 9:07 — No Comments

A Tale of Two Potato Patches

Spuds in flower
No allotmenteering for us this weekend gone as we were away in Scarborough (of which more in due…
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Added by Lee James on June 16, 2014 at 15:27 — No Comments

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