Garden update 15-17th May 2015

Lots going on in the garden – strawberry’s all planted up, moved the Lingonberry and Cranberry pots from the allotment so can keep a closer eye on them. Minarette fruit trees all planted and coming along nicely. ¬†Protected from the birds by Louie, Huey and Dewey the scarecrows.








Meanwhile started preparing the area at the top of the garden where the two polycarb 6×4 greenhouses will sit. Aiming to have them erected and Tomato plants and co moved in by end of the Spring Bank Holiday weekend. Fingers crossed!

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Removed the massive grass from the side flower bed so Lisa can plant up Bee friendly flowers etc.

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Planted up a container of Chocolate Mint and another one with Lemon, Lime, Strawberry and Pineapple mints.

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Cleaned and redeployed the bird feeders near the top wildlife pond and put up a couple of bird boxes too.

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