Monthly Archives: May 2011

Edible Hedging Plant Identification

Mystery Hedging Plant #2

Earlier this year, our allotment association had some edible hedging plants to distribute, paid for by a grant. The idea was that they could be used to fill in gaps in hedges, but as the council gave us a plot … Continue reading

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The Wasp Dilemma: Solved

What remains of the wasps' nest...

A fortnight ago, I found a wasps’ nest clinging to the underside of one of the pallets that I wanted to use to make some compost bins. I moved it to the top corner of the plot, nicely out of … Continue reading

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The Wasp Dilemma

The Wasps' Nest

At some point, we’re going to need to get a composting system up and running. We have a few pallets set aside to make compost bins, and the corner of the plot nearest to the entrance designated for them to … Continue reading

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Setting Fruit

More Cherries

While the first of the vegetables are taking their time to get going, the fruit trees and bushes are starting to bear, well… fruit.

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