Hello again from France, been away for a while

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Hello again from France, been away for a while

Post: # 277492Post Weemary
Mon Jan 27, 2014 8:45 am

Hello everyone, I haven't been on this site since around 2008 then I was living in apartments and small houses so only did container gardening and window boxes and the like. I can't remember my old password :banghead: so I'm starting again, since then we have moved around a lot following work but now we have settled down in what we hope is our 'forever house' with our own garden at last! :cheers: The house and garden had been left to ruin a good few years before we bought it but I'm slowly bringing it under control, most of it will be for the kiddies play area, a set of swings, sand pit etc, but there is a small part along the back garden wall where i have removed some big thorny bushes and plan to use this space as a veggie patch. Yes at last i can grow stuff! :cheers: and i know from being on the site before that you don't actually need a heck of a lot of space to grow some fruit and veg. There is so much weeding and lifting up a bit of the grass to do before i can really begin but i have already prepared some other ground along a sunny wall and planted just a few raspberries and a kiwi , I had been advised by my father in law to watch out as the raspberries can be very invasive but looking at my wee plants just now nothing but 3 little sticks for each plant poking out the ground it's hard to imagine. Well I'm looking forward to starting our own veggie patch with the kids. Waiting for seeds that i sent away for to arrive from the garden centre but they dont send out till the optimum planting period which i suppose is the second half of February/beginning March here but that will give me time to prepare the soil, if the rain holds off. Looking forward to see what we manage to grow. :icon_smile:

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Re: Hello again from France, been away for a while

Post: # 277496Post doofaloofa
Mon Jan 27, 2014 12:47 pm

Hi
ina wrote: die dümmsten Bauern haben die dicksten Kartoffeln

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Re: Hello again from France, been away for a while

Post: # 277512Post diggernotdreamer
Wed Jan 29, 2014 7:38 am

Hello, welcome back

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