Monthly Archive: January, 2012

Some plant donations

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Loads of roots! We recieved a wheelbarrow full of autumn fruiting raspberries, which was nice. We soon had them all potted up, in some old vegboxes until we can plant them out. We… Continue reading

Coldframes

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We made some coldframes from reclaimed materials – hence the slightly odd shapes. The plan is to use them for bringing on cuttings and spring salad leaves. As soon as the sun went down the perspex… Continue reading

Getting the Measure of Carnforth Street Garden

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Despite it being a chilly January day, we all went down to measure up the Carnforth Road garden. 3-4 years ago there was some investment in the site, with new trees planted and… Continue reading

Bulb Planting at Moss Side Peace Garden

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Did you know Engels, co-author of The Communist Manifesto with Marx, used to live in Moss Side? The house he used to live in has been knocked down, and is now a public… Continue reading