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



Our comeuppance

on Mar 18, 2019

We certainly got our comeuppance last week for all the progress made during the period of good weather at the beginning of the year. March has started off very wet and windy curtailing any more progress on the allotment.The poor weather may have dete...

When I went out into the garden the other night, I heard a strange sound that, at first, I didn't recognise. Martyn came out to listen and he just said, "They're back then."Of course, the sound that I had heard was the frog chorus, although it would...

A set back?

on Mar 11, 2019

Well that will teach us not to be so smug at being ahead of the game this year. Last week we suffered a set back. The weather gods decided to teach us a lesson. They sent the sort of weather that prevents any visits to the allotment.We did have one d...

Daphne revival

on Mar 8, 2019

It's over ten years now, since I was weeding in the garden and noticed a seedling that didn't look anything like a weed that I knew of. The leaves looked vaguely familiar and I had my suspicions about what it might be, but I didn't see how I could be...

February in pictures

on Mar 6, 2019

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Streets ahead

on Mar 4, 2019

Martyn watched a video that he posted last March of the state of our allotment and it showed an incredible difference between the stage we were at last year at the beginning of March and this year. We also posted a video of how our plot is looki...

Catkins

on Feb 27, 2019

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