Monthly Archives: January 2013

Getting ready for the Spring Show

In the coming weeks there will be lots of information about preparing for the Spring Show and we will have a special category so it will be really easy to view all the posts together. But I was surprised and … Continue reading

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Snow on the allotment?

There was good turnout of volunteers today (Thursday) but since snow was still on the ground, though the soil was not frozen, only a few maintenance jobs were done. The snow on the ground is interesting since it shows what … Continue reading

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The 2013 allotment year has started!

A still, frosty day gave some Caley hardy allotmenteers a good start to the allotment year.  They began in style with a bonfire of waste wood and prunings.  The Caley’s bonfire supremo showed how to get the fire going and the … Continue reading

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The Hidden Gardens, Glasgow – Therapeutic Gardening Training Officer Vacancy

The Hidden Gardens, Glasgow have a vacancy for a Therapeutic Gardening Training Officer. Further information and an application pack can be obtained from The Hidden Gardens directly. Email: info@thehiddengardens.org.uk Closing date: Friday 25th January 2013 Further details can be found … Continue reading

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Thinking time?

When the letter about entering a Pallet Garden at Gardening Scotland lands on the doormat the time it is always a time for reflection.  What?   How? If you haven’t ever done a pallet before don’t be put off.  This … Continue reading

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George on the Countdown to Spring

On Monday this week George Anderson took some of the more advanced pots of show daffodils out his plunge bed. The foliage is about six inches tall and he was anxious that if he left them for the next three … Continue reading

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Where am I?

Do you know where can you find this Bamboo plantation in Edinburgh?

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