Broken Shed Lock & New Table

I had to brake into my own shed because my spare key wouldn’t open it after my main key snapped yesterday. Over in my Potting…

Bitterly Cold, Dahlias and Shed Trouble

As I walked down the central path to my allotment garden I started wondering what the hell I was doing here. The cold air penetrated…

Planting Mondragon Daffodils

I’ve found in recent years that planting daffodils from now until mid-January is perfectly acceptable and will result in a great display in March and…

Chrysanthemums are ordered

When I lived in Wales my next door neighbour was a man called Dennis Fletcher. In his garden there were hundreds of Chrysanthemums which he…

Dahlias are ordered

I’ve always loved dahlias and want to grow a large display of them, maybe even has some to enter the local flower show (if life…

Sweet Peas are ordered

I love the scent of Sweet Peas but haven’t grown them for years. Recently chatting with YouTuber Green Side Up he mentioned he gets his…

Plans for 2021

This is a rough timeline of what I would like to aim for during 2021. December 2020 – Construct the compost bin. January 2021 –…