Monthly Archives: November 2016

Become a 2017 Living Garden mentor

An exciting volunteer opportunity to provide support to Eco-Schools entering the ‘One Planet Picnic Pocket Garden competition’. Winning gardens will be displayed in the Living Garden, one of the exhibits at the national Gardening Scotland event at Ingliston, Edinburgh. (see … Continue reading

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A frosty but beautiful sunny day on the allotment

A bitterly cold but splendidly sunny winter day with many interesting examples of different kinds of frost from the minus temperatures overnight. Our stout-hearted team kept warm by digging out the roots of two hazels which were in the way … Continue reading

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A chilly day on the allotment

A chilly, windy day so a good day to have another bonfire and get some digging done to keep warm. The Jostaberry was the latest fruit bush to be moved over to the new area. The carrots in the ground … Continue reading

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