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December 2015 diary entry
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This diary is a summary of our garden activities. The links are to blog posts that often give more detail.
As gardening activities wind down as winter approaches, entries in the diary will be weekly rather than daily.
1 - 4 December
Visited Clumber Park
Pruned whitecurrant and blackberry
Started tidying flower bed on the plot
Mulched fruit trees and bushes with home produced compost
Harvested carrots, parsnips and leeks
Planted primroses in a tub
5 - 11 December
Visited YWT Potteric Carr
Too damp and miserable to garden
12 - 18 December
Visited the plot to harvest some vegetables
More tidying of the overgrown flower bed
Empty more of the compost bays and spread around fruit and on empty beds.
19 - 25 December
Visited the plot to harvest a few fresh vegetables
More tidying of rose bed on the plot.
Onions were very wey in the plor shged and some going mouldy. They were brought home and into the summerhouse to try and rescue them.
26 - 31 December
Details of what was sown/planted in December
Details of our December harvest