Archive for August, 2011

Other plots . . .

Sunday, August 28th, 2011

Michael’s Verbena bonariensis, Penny’s Papaver somniferum, Cath’s harvest and Robert in Steph’s plot.


Green, red & russet

Sunday, August 28th, 2011

Asparagus, red and russet apples, rhubarb, squash, montbretia.


Publishing the plot

Friday, August 26th, 2011


Issue 1 of the walled garden’s newsletter is published by and for the plot-holders, and for anyone who wishes to find out more about the allotments. It has some history and current preoccupations: articles and illustrations from Penny Hobhouse, Victoria Glendinning and Jenny Hyden. Elisabeth Balfour, editor, has chosen excerpts from articles and correspondence. A small quantity of newsletters will be available At the Chapel in Bruton for the interested or simply curious. For information about the garden contact Hugh Strange,

Hard landscaping

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011

Paths, water supply and a platz for shared poly-tunnelsnwview, and compost site.

Weather report 4

Thursday, August 4th, 2011

weather report july 2011