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by dungareegirl
Tue Oct 02, 2018 8:18 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: The courgette glut
Replies: 10
Views: 1189

Re: The courgette glut

Wine, chutney, pickle, cake...... the neighbours usually get a good few here too!
by dungareegirl
Fri Jul 27, 2018 8:28 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: RAIN !!
Replies: 14
Views: 1317

Re: RAIN !!

:icon_smile: It rained here last night, not a huge amount but it all helps

That's only the third spell of rain we have had since the end of May. The last two were quite heavy and filled up the water butts.
by dungareegirl
Sun Jul 22, 2018 10:55 am
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Pea harvest
Replies: 3
Views: 652

Re: Pea harvest

At least you got some :icon_smile: my neighbour up here in Meath had same problems and reckons he only got enough for one dinner. He normally has pounds and pounds of them. its been the maddest year.
by dungareegirl
Sat Jul 21, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: What's wrong with fennel?
Replies: 15
Views: 3079

Re: What's wrong with fennel?

Yeah I would imagine it would be too much in stock alright
by dungareegirl
Sat Jul 21, 2018 4:08 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: What's wrong with fennel?
Replies: 15
Views: 3079

Re: What's wrong with fennel?

What sort of fennel are you talking about, hh? Florence fennel - the bulb type for eating - is harvested when the bulb gets to the size of your liking. Herb fennel, which doesn't have the bulbous base is a perennial, which grows tall but you only pick off the frondy leaves, or leave it to flower an...
by dungareegirl
Sat Jul 21, 2018 1:26 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello from Meath
Replies: 6
Views: 879

Hello from Meath

Hello, just discovered this forum :wave: I live in Meath in Ireland with my husband and daughter. We have a fairly big garden - big to us anyway! In previous years (although not for a while) we've grown some fruit & veg & herbs but never really produced much (various reasons beyond our control). I'v...