Tag Archives: butterflies

A Week at the Allotment and other things

Its been an interesting and productive week. I usually complain (bitterly) about the soil at my allotment. One spit down its thick and heavy yellow clay and, whilst the layer above is good soil, it quickly goes from heavy, damp, … Continue reading

Posted in Allotment, Allotment Blog, Garden, Uncategorized, Vegetables, Wildlife | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Spring has sprung – digging the allotment

Well, after months of wet around the country, spring has started in the East Midlands. The bluetits are looking in the birdboxes, the crows are balancing sticks in the trees trying to make nests and the insects are buzzing and … Continue reading

Posted in Allotment Blog | Tagged , , ,