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Paeonia lactiflora ‘Bowl of Beauty’

I finally decided to plant out or poor Peony. It tries hard each year and it has only ever been in a cramped pot. An even small one in 2020. These plants have been with us for a long time, and have moved around with us many times. This is the first time I’ve planted […]

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Garden Garden Diary Vegetables

Vegetable Update – October 2020

Planted out: Kale and Mizuna I’ve been growing on in pots. They were a bit pot bound! I cleared out the squash and tomato bed, raked over and then planted out: 50 x Onion sets (Radar) 8 Shallots (Jermour) 2 Garlic Cloves (French Soft Neck: Germidour) Also cleared out the lettuces which had gone over […]

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Vegetable Update – May 2020

Planted out: Cucumber ‘Telegraph’ Courgette – ‘Firenze’ F1 Butternut Squash ‘Avalon’ Four different tomato plants grown from seed: Money Maker, Gardeners Delight, Essex Wonder and Tamina

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Passiflora caerulea ‘Constance Eliott’

A vigorous climber which seems to be quite hardy and easy to train. It also put out a lot of strong shoots in a lot of directions. It seems to flower one at a time along the length of the stems, which is nice, but not very striking. Bought at the same time as the […]