Plot Notes

A personal journal, open for the world to read, recording the progress of a novice allotmenteer on his allotment.



Weed it and reap.

Monday, 26 July 2010

Progress Update

The amount of produce I am taking from the plot has exceeded all my expectations. It is hard to believe that only three or four months ago the whole allotment site was a bare brown field with not even a blade of grass growing on it. Now, it is bursting with greenery and almost every meal I eat contains something grown on the allotment.

Here are a few photographs taken on the plot today.






































4 comments:

  1. I hope you're chuffed to bits, everything looks a-ma-zing. The grapes made me gasp and it doesn't seem long since your greenhouse was just a glint in your eye. And melons! Could next year see a pineapple pit?

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  2. Bloody hell, that's changed a lot, hasn't it! I'm currently in the midst of that lovely "buy no vegetables" stage. Well, I'm nearly in it; I still need tomatoes and cucumbers!

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  3. Hats off to you! Incredible transformation you looked swamped in veg now, enjoy!

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  4. Looks fantastic! Very jealous of your red chillies. Mine are staying resolutely green and don't even look like they're starting to think about turning red yet...

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