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by nickholden
Sun Sep 18, 2016 10:17 am
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello from Banbury Oxfordshire
Replies: 18
Views: 3174

Re: Hello from Banbury Oxfordshire

update on plot
1st spuds and carots today :cheers:
by nickholden
Tue Aug 23, 2016 4:21 pm
Forum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Topic: Rusty tools
Replies: 9
Views: 2881

Re: Rusty tools

that is tes co's
by nickholden
Tue Aug 23, 2016 4:19 pm
Forum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Topic: Rusty tools
Replies: 9
Views: 2881

Re: Rusty tools

molasses or Black treacle can be got in tins at T***o very good in cakes
by nickholden
Wed Aug 17, 2016 7:57 pm
Forum: How do I??
Topic: How do you grow turmeric
Replies: 7
Views: 1433

Re: How do you grow turmeric

and this Fresh turmeric rhizomes resemble small, rather emaciated ginger roots with brilliant orange flesh that softly glow through their tan-coloured skins. To grow your own turmeric, choose the largest, least shrivelled roots you can find. Leave these in a warm, dry place out of direct sun until s...
by nickholden
Wed Aug 17, 2016 7:47 pm
Forum: How do I??
Topic: How do you grow turmeric
Replies: 7
Views: 1433

Re: How do you grow turmeric

got this off tinternet Turmeric has a peppery, warm and bitter flavor and a mild fragrance slightly reminiscent of orange and ginger, and while it is best known as one of the ingredients used to make curry, it also gives ballpark mustard its bright yellow color. Turmeric comes from the root of the C...
by nickholden
Mon Aug 15, 2016 8:11 pm
Forum: Alternative Energy
Topic: Woodshed
Replies: 7
Views: 4672

Re: Woodshed

looks good to me kathy
by nickholden
Mon Aug 15, 2016 4:18 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello from Banbury Oxfordshire
Replies: 18
Views: 3174

Re: Hello from Banbury Oxfordshire

i dont know how far this from you but may help you Galashiels Allotments. Situated in the Scottish Borders our sites both afford stunning views of the surrounding areas. We have around 32 plots in total over two sites. Rent is £20.00 for a full plot and £10.00 a year for half. All plots are 10 rods ...
by nickholden
Fri Aug 12, 2016 3:36 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello from Banbury Oxfordshire
Replies: 18
Views: 3174

Re: Hello from Banbury Oxfordshire

that has to be a joke no one would pay that for a full size allotment mine is from the town council but i think the other ones are mutch the same price at £26 per year full size
by nickholden
Thu Aug 11, 2016 4:22 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello from Banbury Oxfordshire
Replies: 18
Views: 3174

Re: Hello from Banbury Oxfordshire

it's £13 a year witch i dont think is to bad
cos you would not get a years worth of veg for that well not round hear anyway
by nickholden
Wed Aug 10, 2016 6:53 pm
Forum: Fruit and Nuts
Topic: gooseberries
Replies: 8
Views: 1376

Re: gooseberries

thanks for that Tony
i think i am going to give them a good clear out and see what i can make of it
by nickholden
Wed Aug 10, 2016 3:38 pm
Forum: Fruit and Nuts
Topic: gooseberries
Replies: 8
Views: 1376

Re: gooseberries

i think i will give it a good seaing to at the end of august as i am on holliday so somthing to look faward to :mrgreen:
by nickholden
Wed Aug 10, 2016 3:31 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello from Banbury Oxfordshire
Replies: 18
Views: 3174

Re: Hello from Banbury Oxfordshire

what i have planned is this year some spuds leeks carrots brussels and some cabage
and its only half a plot thats all they will let you have to start with but thats better than nothing :cheers:
by nickholden
Tue Aug 09, 2016 8:36 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello from Banbury Oxfordshire
Replies: 18
Views: 3174

Re: Hello from Banbury Oxfordshire

no mine just goes to the shed but i have a greenhouse at home
by nickholden
Tue Aug 09, 2016 3:13 pm
Forum: Fruit and Nuts
Topic: gooseberries
Replies: 8
Views: 1376

gooseberries

Hi
i have just got an allotment and it has some gooseberrie bushes on it and not very meny berries on them i was just wundering how hard can you prune the bushes and when also will it make them any better or is just best to dig them out and start afresh
by nickholden
Tue Aug 09, 2016 1:43 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello from Banbury Oxfordshire
Replies: 18
Views: 3174

Re: Hello from Banbury Oxfordshire

Thanks Tony
i think it will be worth it in the end it was hard work but its easy now just a bit of watering and weeding

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