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



Harvesting when we can

on Sep 18, 2017

At the moment we are not able to get to the plot and so any harvests are a bonus.The only day we managed a visit was Monday and being unaware how the rest of the week was going to pan out we only harvested vegetables that we wanted to use and things...

Echinacea

on Sep 13, 2017

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A surprising recovery.

on Sep 11, 2017

We haven't visited the plot much this week so our harvest hasn't been as abundant.On Monday we picked some of our Egremont Russet and Fiesta apples. Some were beginning to fall from the tree and so we guessed that the time was right.4 SeptemberWe pic...

Adolescent Robin

on Sep 6, 2017

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28 AugustThe cucumbers have knocked the courgettes off  first place in the crop that keeps on giving spot. Some may be anything but straight but that just adds to the interest.Another contender for the gold medal is the bean. We could spend all...

Michelle Chapman over at Veg Plotting is organising another project and once more has challenged gardeners to take a photo/photos of themselves in their gardens  or on their allotments this weekend to show what is happening across the count...

August in Pictures

on Sep 1, 2017

Some of you may be unaware that Martyn and I also have websites. The links at the top of both of our blogs go directly to pages on our websites. One of the links goes to a monthly diary page.Here I try to summarise the month mainly with respect to ou...