Exactly a year to the day after my first full allotment plot tour, here's my first plot tour of 2018 https://youtu.be/4Q5rh0otRT4
Haphazard footage from the first ever sweet potato harvest from the plot. It didn't go that great. I was hoping for more. I don't think it was warm enough this year and I didn't invest in cloches. But, lessons learnt and I will probably try again next year.
Today I did some work in the Blueberry cage, to prepare for the winter. After a good weed, I planted some Iris reticulata bulbs "Harmony" and some Crocus blue pearl. I then mulched the raised beds with a good thick layer of coniferous wood chip. The two bright red blueberry bushes features in my film... Continue Reading →
A rapid trip around the Allotment plot on a Sunday morning. See my football-sized beetroot, sprawling sweet potatoes, dangly butternut squash and the empty raised bed left due to the potato blight I discovered this morning.
A brief tour of my allotment plot, featuring: - Blueberry tasting - Bean arch bat cave - Masses of overgrown squash plants.
A brief video tour of my Allotment plot, filmed the day after the plot was judged for the Woking Borough Allotment competitions.