May Bank Holiday

Lots of things have been growing in the greenhouse so we took advantage of the good weather to plant a couple of things.

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The Potato Patch

Turn your back for one minute and everything starts to burst forth. After planting a whole bunch of tatties I thought it would be while before anything popped up but within a few days a few shoots emerged. Next thing I knew they were leaping skywards. Advice seems to be to piles up earth for

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Hosepipes, onions and potatoes

OK so there has been a bit of a break in the updates but after the fence blew down the vegetable patch took bit of a back burner. Anyway, the weather is warming up so the Onions and potatoes are now planted and the beds are ready for the next batch.

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New Beginnings

So 2013 draws to a close and out first year of growing veggies has some up and some downs. The onion crop was excellent as were the leaks, broad beans, tomatoes and chillies. Had a decent number of carrots, radishes and spring onions. The potatoes were a big slow but they gave enough for about

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2013 Veggies

Didn’t really keep track of what was going on so this is a sort of summary of the what we did in the garden over the year. Most of is was clearing away and burning stuff but something did grow.

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