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.

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Green, red & russet

Sunday, August 28th, 2011

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

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Publishing the plot

Friday, August 26th, 2011

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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, hughstrange@mac.com.

Hard landscaping

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011

Paths, water supply and a platz for shared poly-tunnelsnwview, and compost site.
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Weather report 4

Thursday, August 4th, 2011

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