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The Allotment – June and Early July

Its been about a month since I last posted and in that time the allotment has been doing its wonderful thing of producing fruit and vegetables. The weather this year has been “unhelpful” (to put it mildly). A dry May … Continue reading

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Cropping at the Allotment

Over the last week or so, the fruit and vegetables at the allotment have started to come through and (at last) I am spending more time cropping than sowing/planting/weeding. We’ve had several trays of strawberries but, unfortunately, I think that … Continue reading

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Gooseberry Jam

We’ve had lots of fruit from the allotment so far this year (Strawberries, Raspberries, Red Currants and lots of Red Gooseberries and Black Currants with the Blackberries and Apples are yet to come). As a result, the freezers are filling … Continue reading

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Mid-May – Apple Blossom at last

Everything has been late this year, but the good news is that it seems that everything is rushing to catch up and we are seeing flowers and fruit bushes together that we would normally expect to see weeks apart. Typical … Continue reading

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We’re amateur gardeners and grow (mainly) vegetables and fruit in our garden, greenhouses, polytunnel and allotment. We have a website (www.pelicanplants.co.uk) where we have described the tomatoes that we have grown over the years. What we want to do here … Continue reading

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