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The final bits from the garden

The final bits from the garden

While I’ve still got a few chilli plants chugging away in the greenhouse the rest of the vegetable and fruit plants in the garden are pretty much done. The other week me and the family stripped the pear tree of the rest of the fruit […]

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Greenhouse growing – chillies

Greenhouse growing – chillies

I haven’t had a great amount of luck this year with my garden growing. I managed one tomato and a nice harvest of onions. However my chilli plants have done really well in the greenhouse and am contemplating bringing a couple of them into the […]

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The fruit of my labor

The fruit of my labor

Remember I said that all my tomatoes were dead and gone? Well, I was slightly wrong. Here is the one lone tomato that I found growing and ripening in amongst all the dead plants. Which I found odd. But hey! Here’s to you, my only […]

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They’re all dead and gone. Tomatoes that is

They’re all dead and gone. Tomatoes that is

Another year and another dead tomato crop. Just the tomatoes. The onions, strawberry plants and asparagus are completely unscathed. I’m no gardening expert, but I feel inclined not to grow any tomatoes next year! I don’t know what happened. They were growing fine, like last […]

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