Monthly Archives: April 2023

Fruit Trees in Blossom

Tomatoes, Fruit Trees, Brassicas, Composting

Greenhouse tomatoes planted in border, fruit trees in heavy blossom, brassicas planted out and a Garden Tiger Moth woolly bear caterpillar!

Tea Bags

I did a little research on using tea leaves from spent tea bags in the garden bearing in mind the use of plastic in tea bag production

Greenhouse Preparations, Scarifying, Feeding Grass

Greenhouse border refreshed ready to plant. Grass areas scarified and fed to reduce the moss that was swamping it.

Tomatoes Planted in Quadgrows

Nutrigrow Vs. S-Chelate Comparison #1

Comparing S-Chelate 12 Star with Nutrigrow fertilisers in continuous feed systems like wicking pots and hydroponic systems.

Wood Chip Mulching Trees

Trees, Fruit, Potatoes, Onions.

Saturday was absolutely lovely here, blue skies and sunshine, so a chance to get ahead on some of the outside jobs.

Vitavia Greenhouse Refurbishment

I’ve finished refurbishing the Vitavia greenhouse. Hopefully it will continue giving good service for many years to come despite the storms

Bay Tree

Potato Planting, Mowing & Cleaning

Planting potatoes in front of the brassica tunnel, greenhouse glazing and washing, bay tree bed planted and parsley.

Plot on Mundford Road Allotments Thetford

Council Threat to 150 yr old Allotment Site

Thetford council are considering displacing 138 allotment holders at Mundford Road to build on. The plot holders are not happy.

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