Our Plot at Green Lane allotments

Blog URL:http://glallotments.blogspot.com/
Blog Tags:gardening, allotment, wildlife, nature, vegetable, fruit, England, Yorkshire
Country:United Kingdom
Location:West Yorkshire

Read about the ups and downs of gardening on our allotment plot in West Yorkshire where we have had plots since the 1980's and our garden. As well as being keen gardeners we also enjoy the wildlife that share our gardening spaces with us.



Latest Blog Posts



Digging completed

on Nov 19, 2018

We managed a couple of visits to the allotment last week and each time manged to clear and dig a bed.Our first target was the bed which held the remains of the sweet peas and some of our annual flowers. The sweet pea frame was dismantled and the debr...

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Getting there

on Nov 12, 2018

For a variety of reasons we only managed one visit to the allotment last week and that was back on Monday.We did, however manage to dig the remaining two beds that we wanted to prepare. I dug over and recovered the bed that had housed the outdoor tom...

October in pictures

on Nov 7, 2018

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A touch of frost

on Nov 5, 2018

Last week we continued digging over some beds on the plot. We are quite pleased with what we have managed to achieve this autumn and hope that it will mean that come spring we are more ready to make a start on the new growing year than we were last y...

Clumber Park

on Oct 31, 2018

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We dug, dug, dug

on Oct 29, 2018

Last week we spent as much time at the allotment as we could. We wanted to complete as much tidying and digging as possible before the weather turned wet.One of the priorities was to burn a large pile of dried prunings. If persistent rain came before...