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by charlie
Sun Feb 24, 2008 6:35 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: down at the allotment and in the garden what are you up to
Replies: 695
Views: 136141

Planted a couple of rows of onions, and measured where the greenhouse is to go.
by charlie
Sat Oct 20, 2007 5:49 pm
Forum: What's Going On?
Topic: Apple Festival this weekend
Replies: 0
Views: 1373

Apple Festival this weekend

If anyone is interested this weekend is the Apple Festival at Middle Farm, Firle, East Sussex (near Lewes)
Looks like it could be good :cooldude:

http://www.middlefarm.com/_pdfs/Apple_Festival_07.pdf
by charlie
Sat Oct 13, 2007 7:51 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Spicy Sweet Mango Chili, Tomato Chicken (FIITC Recipie!)
Replies: 1
Views: 1037

sounds good. might have to give it a try. :lol:
by charlie
Mon Oct 08, 2007 5:45 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Allotment size?
Replies: 18
Views: 7564

My plot is 16ft by 60 ft (3rods). Used to be just over twice that size,
but we recently gave up that part.
Didn't really have enough time to devote to all of it.
by charlie
Sun Sep 30, 2007 4:25 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: down at the allotment and in the garden what are you up to
Replies: 695
Views: 136141

Planted a couple of rows of broad beans, and a row of peas.
Also moved my Cherry tree from one side of the plot to the other side.
Dug up a handful of Jerusalem artichokes. :lol:
by charlie
Sat Sep 08, 2007 2:53 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Happy Birthday Charlie
Replies: 4
Views: 944

Thanks guys. Had a great day.
Had to work, and went down with a cold :cry: :cry:
by charlie
Thu Aug 09, 2007 11:05 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: down at the allotment and in the garden what are you up to
Replies: 695
Views: 136141

Just got back from the allotment. Unfortunately, we've just had to give up half our plot. It was just getting a little too overgrown for us. We've now gone down to 3 rods instead of 7 :( I feel a bit depressed about it, cos i feel a bit of a failure, but also i feel a bit relieved because it should ...
by charlie
Sat Jul 28, 2007 7:00 am
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Have I got the first signs of Tomato Blight...??
Replies: 15
Views: 4636

My tomatoes, which are planted outside, have got quite a few patches of brown on the stalks.
What could that be?
by charlie
Sun Jul 22, 2007 12:34 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: 1st homegrown meal
Replies: 9
Views: 3254

We had a lovely meal of homegrown pototoes, broad beans & courgettes. Fantastic :cheers:
by charlie
Sun Jul 15, 2007 4:18 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: calendula cream
Replies: 8
Views: 2032

Fantastic! I'll certainly give those a go.
It should be useful for my husband who suffers a little from eczema .
The oil sounds nice and easy, that will be my first go. :happy3:
by charlie
Fri Jul 13, 2007 7:32 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: calendula cream
Replies: 8
Views: 2032

calendula cream

not sure if this is the right forum,
but does anyone have a recipe for making calendula cream?
I seem to have plenty of flowers that i don't want to go to waste. :lol:
by charlie
Mon Jul 02, 2007 9:16 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Shallots
Replies: 3
Views: 1136

Thanks for those replies :cooldude:
by charlie
Mon Jul 02, 2007 6:46 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Shallots
Replies: 3
Views: 1136

Shallots

How do i know when my shallots are ready to pull? They've already split apart, but the stalks are still green. Do i wait until that dies?
by charlie
Mon Jul 02, 2007 6:09 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: courgette siamese twins
Replies: 3
Views: 1381

Last year we had a marrow like that!
by charlie
Sat Jun 23, 2007 7:00 am
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello from Sunny Eastbourne!
Replies: 34
Views: 7586

Hiya, Sounds a good idea.
I'll pm you when i get back from work.