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.



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Camellias

on Apr 18, 2018

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Just a bit of rhubarb

on Apr 16, 2018

We spent some time tidying the garden this week and also had a day out in North Yorkshire. As most other days were wet and miserable, we only managed one afternoon at the allotment. Even then that afternoon was cut short as it started to rain.Our mai...

Pieris

on Apr 11, 2018

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Last week wasn't off to a promising start when on Easter Monday we woke up to this:Thankfully, the snow that fell disappeared quickly. We weren't the only ones to be happy about this.On Friday we managed a visit to the plot, primarily to tidy up...

March in pictures

on Apr 4, 2018

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We managed to get another two afternoon's work done on the plot last week. Martyn consulted the weather charts and it seemed that we had until the weekend before the very wet weather set in again.Martyn spent Monday cultivating the small beds that we...

Usually we are alerted to the fact that the frogs have arrived by the sound of the males serenading potential mates. This year was different the first inkling was when, Martyn spotted some clumps of frog spawn.We were bemused by this as neither...