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  1. 10h May

    by , 10-05-2014 at 11:50 AM
    New patio slab/grit minipath around salad bed.
    planted out radish seedlings - not hardened off
    plant new parsley
    plant out more peppermint seedlings
    Allysum, calendula, asparagus pea seedlings into coldframe

    new sowings of salad, radish, mooli
    pester ch for meadowsweet plants
  2. 26th april

    by , 26-04-2014 at 03:01 PM
    Planted witch hazel as a right had stop in back beds.
    Planted out 2 pots of Lola Rossi splitting each in half
    Potted on vanilla grass
    Repotted bay and found the suckers had taken root so now have 5 bay seedlings.
    All mints into cold frame
    Sweet peas planted out on diagonal strings tied to archway. Monty said diagonal is best for fruit cos of lateral hormones so why not. Taking a risk on a late frost but they have been in cold frame for a month now. Gotta do it ...
  3. 25th April

    by , 25-04-2014 at 09:37 PM
    Trying to strike tomato side shoots to double up plants and get some late toms as well as earlies.
    Potted on some aloe pups

    Need to plant out one pot of lettuce and spring onions and one square of beet. So much to do.
  4. Pending plants and random removals

  5. 20th April

    by , 20-04-2014 at 02:02 PM
    Planted out black mint
    Sowed NZ spinach
    Sowed Lemon Eucalyptus
    Sowed Dahlia Yams
    Put out lettuce to cold frame
    Put out Fennel
    Sowed a square of white lisbon
    Planted out white lisbon seedlings
    planted out Winter savory (not growing fast in pots)
    Took out Aloe pups and potted on
    Potted on Alpine Strawberries

    Made some Rosemary, Clove, Wintergreen rub but it separated on cooling. Added 5ml Lavender, Eycalyptus, Peppermint ...