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My allottment – building our own ‘greenhouse’

Hi everyone Our next job was to clear another patch that had a lot of very rotten brussels sprouts in, I love brussels sprouts (with butter and pepper) so I was very disappointed that they had already rotted but never the less they had to go. The patch with the brussels was a big patch …

My allotment – rhubarb picking

Hi everyone One of the things that was growing really well was a patch of rhubarb right at the back of our allotment that was just happily getting on with life. It wasn’t something we had planted but I was really happy it was there. Rhubarb reminds me of the times I used to go …

My allottment – rehoming strawberries

Hi everyone The patch we choose was in quite a mess when we took it over but looking over our patch we discovered some strawberries plants completely covered by nettles, weeds and all sorts of rubbish. We wanted to rescue them as we love strawberries and it seems a shame to let them go to …

My allotment – getting started

Hi So back in January this year my boyfriend received a call to invite us to take on an allotment patch in our local allotments. We had put our name down the summer before and quite frankly forgot about it. There was a long waiting list and we didn’t think much of being considered. So …