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July 2013 Blog Posts (15)

Seeing red with cabbage

Seeing red with Cabbage - read more here

Added by Blicky on July 30, 2013 at 19:26 — No Comments

crochet and gardening

Added by Maggie McLean on July 28, 2013 at 17:23 — No Comments

Obergenius? Yeah!

I started off with about 20 in January; people laughed at them in my splendid new heated min propagator.Some of them died of shame. Others withered at the rude comments but now i have got, along side my fruiting tomatoes some very beautiful AAAAAAAAAAAuberginious tiny fruit!

I'm going to turn professional.

Added by Gareth Howell on July 21, 2013 at 16:10 — No Comments

Redcurrant delight....

Ive got a bumper crop of redcurrants this year...



Added by Crazii_C on July 20, 2013 at 14:48 — 3 Comments

Air flow for Pants?

I was  not entirely surprised to get a post in this hot weather from an organisation promoting

"air flow for pants", and then... realised.....

Added by Gareth Howell on July 20, 2013 at 7:18 — 2 Comments

Factoring in a Fab Weekend

A Police Chopper flies over the plot. Hangover or not, it would've been a crime not to have gotten down there.…

Added by Lee James on July 16, 2013 at 22:33 — No Comments

things as they should be?

In the last two days I've harvested potatoes, peas, broad beans, carrots, cabbage, beetroot, tomatoes, courgette, radishes, lettuce, spring onions, bulb onions, strawberries, gooseberries and rhubarb. Looks to me like a normal harvest for the time of year so things appear to be where they should be after the spring setback.…


Added by Colin Robinson on July 10, 2013 at 15:58 — No Comments

The Plot Thickens 2013

Finally we are getting some good weather and things have really started moving at last

Read more here…


Added by Blicky on July 7, 2013 at 12:36 — 1 Comment

how uncaring can a allotment plot neighbour be

I am at the end of my tether I have had to put up with a jungle on the plot next to mine for 4 years now. Eastbourne allotments and garden society are failing in my opinion to deal with this man sternly enough. Each year they threaten him with eviction for failing to attend to his plot, what does he do each time?, go and dig about 10 square meters of a 6 rod plot and then do nothing for another year. The weeds invading my plot from his are really invasive and frankly I cannot keep up with…


Added by david ford on July 5, 2013 at 22:48 — 10 Comments

Borage Blue

Added by Robert on July 5, 2013 at 9:53 — No Comments

16th June (getting caught up)

Plus HELP us figure out what's going on with our plums :)



Added by Carrie Gault on July 1, 2013 at 22:16 — No Comments

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