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Gardening, day ,by day.
Sat 28-Sep-13
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Lovely day, so did lots in the Garden , planted Spring Bulbs, cut down Fuchsias, that were nearly done, ready to overwinter in Greenhouse, planted up a Tray of Violas, that I got free with my Amateur Gardener, tidied Greenhouse,still got one late planted Cucumber producing. Space, is at a premium, got to find somewhere to put my Senshu Onions, soon. Spring Onions through in Greenhouse, hope I can get it insulated next week.smug

Sun 29-Sep-13
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Lots to do in the Garden just now, wish I was more able, but did what I could to cut surplus growth back from the Ramp, as when I went to the Hospital, last Friday my Wheelchair caught all the rain laden plants that were hanging over, drenched my Blanket , and Skirt. so, did about three quarters of it, but paying for it now, my back is killing me! Watered in the Greenhouse, Spring Onions through, got to get it lagged, next week. Still got one late Cucumber producing in there.  Started off Cress on Windowsill.

Sun 29-Sep-13
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wave  Greenhouse all cleared, resulting in a lot of green tomatoes for chutney.  It is ready for some winter planting now.  Some of the raised beds cleared and replanted with winter veg and onions and garlic.  Picked a good few squash of varying kinds and sizes.  Still got a few to pick.  Colin has helped a lot and has planted loads of spring bulbs.  Place is definitely looking tidier!!   Of course the brilliant weather has helped this weekend!! smile

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Sun 29-Sep-13
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You all put me to shame, nothing done for weeks. Must get my act together.

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Sun 29-Sep-13
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We still have tomatoes ripening in the greenhouse- OH brought in some fresh warm toms at lunch time that we had with our lunchtime snack - lovely flavour.

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Mon 30-Sep-13
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Please could you send some sunshine to Cornwall, or at least some dry weather!  I've been out picking up leaves from the driveway and patio in the mizzle and wind today.  I don't have the energy to rake the leaves from the lawn and it is too wet to get out the electric garden vac.  I've cut back the cultivated blackberry.  Such a shame, a lot of ripe fruit had gone mildew on the plant so had to be put on the bonfire heap.  I really need to tackle the flower beds as the weeds took over whilst we were away on holiday but it's too wet hence I'm tinkering on the laptop.

Sat 5-Oct-13
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worked so hard in the Garden this morning.Pruned dead leaves and branches from Fuchsias, put them in Greenhouse to overwinter. My friend lagged the Greenhouse yesterday, so that is ready for winter. Am going back out, when my Lunch has gone down, to cut down overhanging growth. Also planted Daffodills, and Scyllas.

Sat 12-Oct-13
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Watered in Greenhouse, did not need much. Picked Lettuce and Courgettes, thought about planting overwintering Onions, but too much to do.

Sun 13-Oct-13
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cut down my autumn raspberries this weekend and a bit of weeding, hacked back a bit more on a massive pyrocantha that we have (which I hate)

Mon 14-Oct-13
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Got my Early Peas today, 'Kelvedon Wonder' , Broad Beans'The Sutton' and Lettuce, 'Winter Density' will get them in the Greenhouse as soon as possible, to give me an early crop next year.Well, 'Winter Density' will hopefully give me Lettuce through the Winter.

Sat 19-Oct-13
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I started doing a bit of weeding and composting the tomatoes and sunflowers but was interrupted by rain which turned into thunder. My veg patch it mostly empty now (weeds don't count!). All I've got left now is some herbs and my indoor chilli plants.

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Sun 20-Oct-13
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We still have some cabbage, carrots and some self seeded potatoes to harvest and some late runner beans- I saw new flowers on them yesterday. The first frost will get them though.
Harvested my two apples from the cox tree- (they were delicious right off the tree) trying hard to revive it this year and hopefully, now I have cleared the viburnum around the plum tree, we may see more fruit from that next year.
We still have a few autumn raspberries and tomatoes in the greenhouse, again both will cease once we get a first frost.

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Sun 20-Oct-13
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Picked some nice Courgettes, but they are very small, will not be many more. Xmas Potatoes doing well.

Sun 20-Oct-13
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Brought in all the green tomatoes and composted the vines. Found three small eggplants hiding but will leave them for a day or two to see if they get any bigger. I think they may be less susceptible to frost than the tomatoes. Dug up and repotted a geranium and a poinsettia. They will stay outside for a couple more days to readjust to their new setting.

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Mon 21-Oct-13
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We took down our hanging flower baskets yesterday and the plants and soil are now in the compst bin. Some under the window planters  will be replanted with winter pansies and violas- but we did not get round to that yesterday as torrential rain stopped gardening.

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