This diary is a summary of our garden activities. The links are to blog posts that often give more detail.
Archive for previous years' diaries dating from 2007 can be accessed by clicking here
Places to Visit
School Veg Patch
June 2015 diary entry
For June 2016 weather summary
Tomatoes planted in plot greenhouse
More peas sown
Chrysanthemums and dahlias planted in the mixed bed
Started planting up some garden tubs.
A late afternoon visit to the plot to do some watering.
The broad beans smelled lovely
Potted up some tomatoes, an aubergine and a cucumber
Bought extra table for plants in summerhouse,
Potted up a thunbergia in summerhouse.
Redcurrants starting to ripen and so cage closed
Sowed spinach, swede, turnips and beetroot
Potted up some cucumbers, bush and trailing tomatoes in the plot greenhouse
Bought a streptocarpus for the house and a couple of bacopas for a garden tub.
Potted in some thunbergia
Planted out leeks, sweet corn and left over tomato plants were planted outside on the plot.
Potted up parsley and some plants for garden tubs
Potted some peppers and aubergines.
More peppers and aubergines potted up.
Bought more pelargoniums and planted up more tubs
Orchid is flowering again
Visited Blickling Estate in Norfolk
Picked more strawberries, dug more potatoes
Roses are flowering despite the weather
Thinned out swedes
Picked more strawberries and first two raspberries
Details of what was sown/planted in June
Details of our June harvest