Honeysuckle

Honeysuckle

I’m really pleased with how the plot is shaping up this year; for the last 3 years I have felt my motivation slipping.  The weather, pests and rampant bindweed didn’t help improve my mood.  At the start of this year though, something changed.  The plot has...

Blooming marvellous

When I first took on the plot, which is almost 10 years ago (I feel old!) I thought an allotment would be nothing without peas and strawberries.  That is still true, although I’m taking a rest from peas this year after 3 consecutive years of dismal crops.  Hello...

The covers are on

It’s not just Wimbledon where the covers come out in June!  I have a whole array of different covers for different plants to protect against different predators and buggy munchers.  Come for a wander and I’ll show you what I use. First up it’s the...