Monthly Archives: August 2015

St Andrews

The sun shone, and is still shining in St Andrews, for the Conference to celebrate horticulture in Scotland.  David Knott,from Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, and Ken Cox from Glendoick gave outstanding presentations which demonstrated just how important a role Scotland … Continue reading

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Last day on allotment before Open Day this Sunday….

Last day before our Open Day on Sunday so it was all hands on deck doing a final tidying up of the beds and grass cutting. We have been growing carrots in a tub for showing and did some thinning of these.  They were not show size but they are good and straight.  It is still a couple … Continue reading

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A dry sunny day on the allotment

A dry and generally sunny day and not too warm for those working hard on turning the compost heap into the empty bay. It has rotted down well and there is a good amount waiting to be spread on the … Continue reading

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