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



At last - we had rain

on Aug 15, 2018

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We are still picking some fruit. The blueberries are still ripening and I am scrambling under the net and picking some berries on most plot visits. We are also picking blackberries, blackcurrants and a few autumn fruiting raspberries.7 AugustThe smal...

Annual flower patch

on Aug 12, 2018

Before you start to get involved in this post, I will warn you it is very photo heavy and if that isn't enough, and you stay the course, there is a video at the end too!Regular readers will know that I like to grow annual flowers on our allotment. We...

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The last harvest of July was full of beans. The Cobra Climbing French beans are producing beans by the bucketful every other day, and although much more restrained the runner beans are also producing a few beans. The latter seems to be far less happy...

Waspinator

on Aug 2, 2018

Most years picking ripe plums has been fraught with danger. The danger being that the sweet, ripe fruits attracted wasps and they would decide to feast on them.It's not that wasps are all bad, they can be very useful in the garden as they will eat ma...

July in pictures

on Aug 1, 2018

My complete July diary with notes and links is herehttp://ossettweather.com/diary2018/july-2018.html Copyright: Original post from Our Plot at Green Lane Allotments http://glallotments.blogspot.co.uk/ author S Garrett Copyright: Original post...