Tag Archives: sweetcorn

Monday 7th April 2014 – Popcorn hurts!

Now the kids are on holiday, they can help me with various things around the house and garden. I don’t use them as slaves, just incase you’re wondering, but if they’re looking bored, or I’m doing a job that seems … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Interesting Corn….I want to grow some of that!

Mark found some interesting Glass Gem Sweet Corn. I think it looks fantastic, and I want to grow some next year. Some of it looks like Jelly Bean sweeties. I hope you find it interesting too.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 8 Comments

Monday 23rd September 2013 – What’s been eating my Popcorn?

If you’ve read my previous blog from today, let me reassure you that before I went down the allotment I got dressed, and was not some mad lady gardening in her pj’s. I’ve dug over another 2 beds of Potatoes. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Wednesday 18th September 2013 – I think I’ve got enought potatoes to last us a while, don’t you?

Having not been able to get down the allotment for a couple of days because the weather has been so crap, I was starting to pace. But today was dry and sunny, so off I went to see what else … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Thursday 29th August 2013 – What a lovely haul, even if i do say so myself.

Well we got back from Spain yesterday evening at about 8.30pm, and it was dark, so not really suitable to go down to the allotment. So after a wonderful sleep, we had breakfast, and I got dressed and hurried down … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Tuesday 11th June 2013 – Why did I sow soooo many cabbages? And other things.

You never know how many seeds are going to germinate, so you always tend to sow more that you need. But when practically all the seed from 1 packet germinate, sometimes you’re at a loss of what to do with … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Tuesday 4th June 2013 – Kids are back to school, so I’m straight down the allotment.

Having not been to the allotment for just over a week, because of half term, the sight that greeted me was quite a shock. The grass had grown so much, and half of one plot was looking a bit of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments