On Saturday, I visited another allotment site here in Woking: Derry's Field. They had a site open day, due to it being "National Allotment Week", and I couldn't pass up the opportunity to have a good nose around. After all the usual Saturday morning clubs, activities and general family faffing around, we arrived quite late... 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.
My top ten gardening joys of York and Harrogate. The highlights selected are skewed towards my preference for kitchen gardening: I’m a sucker for luscious vegetables interseeded amongst nasturtiums, cosmos or sunflowers. But, there’s a few non-edible nibbles mixed in.
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.