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Planting out – a quick how to…

Planting out is great – you’re at that point where you’ve seen your plants grow from seed, to seedling and now they’re big enough to be released into the wild!

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How to make seed labels

Making your own garden labels is dead easy! All you need is some scissors and an old pot or piece of packaging.

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Separating seedlings

Much like sowing seeds, separating seedlings is more or less the same from plant to plant…

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Sowing seeds – a quick how to!

Last time I posted, I talked about preparing equipment and your growing space ahead of growing you’re own own or if you’re getting into gardening – now it’s time for the fun bit, and that’s the sowing of your seeds!

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Can I visit my allotment during a lockdown?

So… A lockdown in the UK is on – can you still visit your allotment?

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Cutting turf made easy

I’ve had to cut chunks of turf out of the plot sporadically throughout the last year and I’ve learnt that there are easy ways and hard ways of doing this…