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
September 2015 diary entry
For September 2016 weather summary
Visited RSPB Titchwell reserve in Norfolk
Visited North Norfolk Railway steam gala
Peppers and aubergines still only small
Winter brassicas are almost ready to plant out
Planted sweet Williams to fill gaps due either to poor germination or slug attack.
Planted the rest of the winter brassicas.
Tidied pear tree bed.
Ivy trimmed back on fence in coldframe area.
Planted some cut and come again leaves in garden raised bed
Planted some bellis in garden tubs
Harvested all Discovery apples
Picked first sweetcorn
Bought heathers for a winter display.
Planted some small iris bulbs in tub of heathers
Planted self sown primroses
Sowe4d some annual flower seeds on the plot
Cut back mildewed leaves from courgettes
Cut back buddleias
Bought new streptocarpus
Tidied fruit beds
Cut back elder
Dug more potatoes
Picked first Egremont Russet
Picked some late sown peas
Tidied away runner beans
Annuals have germinated
Picked some cauliflowers
Started trench composting
Afternoon at RSPB Old Moor
Details of what was sown/planted in September
Details of our September harvest