Seed and plant suppliers
Sown/Planted in April
2017 Seed & Plant List
Love the allium plots! You keeps your brassica so well. Really nice garden!
We'll start using the ones that were sown last autumn soon, Endah. Just hope that the brassicas stay healthy.
Hehe I see you have had those bean weavils biting round the edges of your broad beans, Mine are pretty bad so might re-sew some and they got my peas too. Just used some of that nematode stuff so will see how it goes
Yes Captain the dreaded weevils. Our first lot are starting to grow through the damage. usually the damage stops after spring.
Great photos Sue, so much going on.
Thanks, Jo - it's a busy time.
How marvelous it's all looking....I can't imagine how you keep it all going, but well done you.xxx
It's just a case of keeping on top of things, Snowbird.
Fabulous photos! Nice to see it's starting out as a good growing season.
It's always amazing how once things start how quickly the scene changes, tpals
That's not so much a "plot" as a Market Garden! Your photos make me very aware of how shaded my plot is. I''d love to have beds which got sunshine from all angles. Mine only get half a day's worth at best.Is that a Cardoon in the first set of photos? Or an Artichoke? I was once given some seeds for Cardoon, but I felt that the plants would be far too big for my tiny plot, so I never sowed them.
They are cardoons and they do grow huge - we have an artichoke which is smaller. We started with about eight but got rid of all but 2. Strong winds flatten them every year and they die right down. All the growth is made in just one year. Shade or not you get great results.
that Iris among the poached egg plant is lovely as are all the pictures, as the proverb goes this post must have saved you "a thousand words" I am much happier looking at this sort of post I don`t need dialogue, by the way just how much ground have you got? it looks nursery sized
Wednesday is my Wordless post day David. I must admit I tend to lose focus when reading long posts and often don't take in the information after a while especially where the text isn't broken up by photos.We have five allotment plots which amount to about a third of an acre.
Plenty going on already. It all looks to be growing well, not long now until the harvests start.
It's changing at each visit, Jo
Great photos and it looks like it's all growing nicely.
It is Mrs V bit there is so much that needs planting.
Thank you for visiting and leaving a comment - it is great to hear from you and know that there are people out there actually reading what I write! Come back soon.(By the way any comments just to promote a commercial site, or any comments not directly linked to the theme of my blog, will be deleted)I am getting quite a lot of spam. It isnot published and is just deleted. I have stopped sifting through it and just delete any that ends up in my spam folder in one go so I am sorry if one of your messages is deleted accidentally. Comments to posts over five days old are all moderated.