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In the Garden, day by day. 2014
Sat 8-Feb-14
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Wanting to be out there but think I might get blown away, I noticed in my veg patch the other day that some garlic that I started in pots last year then put in too late and they died off, have started to sprout.

Sat 8-Feb-14
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Nothing planted or harvested, but the bulbs in a border near the house have now got flower buds on them.

 Are we having fun yet? I am!

Mon 17-Feb-14
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...and all my broad beans have been eaten by mice/ rats, I could see the surfaces had been disturbed, so tipped pots out and found a total of 2 beans left. Tut! 

Wed 19-Feb-14
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Too wet for seeds yet but had a very large pile of nail filled old wood...a friend wants it and half has gone. The rest will go this weekend. If we can have a few more dry days the plot will be workable!

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Wed 19-Feb-14
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Too wet here also and polytunnel not salvaged/erected yet!  Husband now has seedlings growing in pots and trays all over the dining room and utility room ponder

learning to love veg…..except celery :-O

Wed 19-Feb-14
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sounds like my place Sue, OH complained last year it was like living in a jungle

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Wed 19-Feb-14
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Now that the Rayburn is permanently off (condemned!), husband has trays of seedlings on top of it, plus some on a corner of the dining table, and all along the windowsill.  And the utility room is currently a potting shed/greenhouse......

learning to love veg…..except celery :-O

Wed 19-Feb-14
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Think of all the food that you will be harvesting!

I'll try that again!

Fri 21-Feb-14
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Yes I think the time has come to catch up on Sues hubby, think I'll get some tomatoes started today, will have to find somewhere warm in the house for them, but it's such lovely weather, I feel the need to be planting. Apologies to everyone still suffering with water logging.

Fri 21-Feb-14
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Husband has been outside this morning, turning some soil over in one of the beds to see what it's like.......he said it's still completely waterlogged so no chance of planting anything out yet.  And we're due yet more rain.......

Will just have to accept we'll be planting out late and hoping everything catches up.  Bit like last year!

learning to love veg…..except celery :-O

Fri 21-Feb-14
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The first tomatoes are shooting in the propagator,  lifts the spirits no end - but now the problem of finding enough space to pot them on until it is warm enough for them to go into the greenhouse. 

Sat 22-Feb-14
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wave Still a bit early for me up here to be starting.  Have all my seeds at the ready though.  What kind of tomatoes are you growing Vic?

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Sat 22-Feb-14
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Went down to check on the Greenhouse, as it is windy, and the Door was damaged in the first big Storm we had. Broad Beans are very leggy, and will need staking, even tho they are Dwarf. Spring Onions are doing well, and as I came up the Path, noticed my big Fuchsia, Annabel, is covered with new green, do hope we do not get a frost which kills the Buds, must remember to put a Carrier Bag over it, if frost is forecast.

Sat 22-Feb-14
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Husband managed to rotavate the soil in the polytunnel earlier in the week.  He's now doing some more prep in there for our return from holiday.  All our seeds will be late in this year as we leave for our holiday on Tuesday and don't get home again until almost the end of March.  It'll all catch up and we'll buy in tomato plants etc on our return.  Think a restorative break is more important this year than worrying about the garden.  Work will be there when we're long gone!

Sat 22-Feb-14
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I have cucumbers and tomatoes peeking through the compost this morning

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