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Progress of Richard's Garden

Here is an image of my garden from Google maps and Windows Live maps.

This is a chronicle of the changes in my garden. As I plant new plants I will update this page giving details of the changes.

28 March 2010 Planted shallots and potatoes
22 August 2009 Planted broad bean and lettuce
19 August 2009 Planted beetroot and turnip
19 July 2009 Planted broccoli
18 July 2009 Planted broccoli
12 July 2009 Planted broccoli
8 July 2009 Planted lettuce
3 July 2009 Planted giant winter vernal leeks. Planted lettuce and pak choi.
2 July 2009 Made jam
27 June 2009 Planted more leeks
25 June 2009 Planted leeks
19 June 2009 Planted French Beans and courgette
16 June 2009 Planted lettuce, rocket and courgette
11 June 2009 Planted tomatoes and beetroot
8 June 2009 Planted lettuce
7 June 2009 Applied Nemaslug
3 June 2009 Planted runner beans
29 May 2009 Planted lettuce and runner beans
24 May 2009 Planted lettuce and basil
7 May 2009 Planted Brussels sprouts and tomato
5 May 2009 Planted spinach
29 March 2009 Planted broad beans
20 March 2009 Planted potatoes.
15 March 2009 Planted beetroot
7 March 2009 Planted shallots.
6 August 2008 Planted broccoli and lettuce.
2 August 2008 Planted leeks, removed some broad beans and all of the shallots.
20 July 2008 Planted leeks, lettuce and beetroot.
11 June 2008 Planted lettuce and cleared some crops.
10 June 2008 Silver leaf!
6 June 2008 Applied Nemaslug to the garden
28 May 2008 The garden flood, so I pumped it out.
15 May 2008 Planted French beans, runner beans, broad beans, spinach, Swiss chard and beetroot.
10 May 2008 Planted Wok broccoli, broad beans, Swiss chard, lettuce and rocket.
23 April 2008 Planted out spinach, lettuce, rocket and chervil
21 April 2008 Planted out beetroot
19 April 2008 Planted out lettuce
15 April 2008 Planted out lettuce
14 April 2008 Planted out broad beans
12 April 2008 Planted lettuce and sugar snaps
4 April 2008 Planted mustard spinach
18 March 2008 Planted potatoes
15 March 2008 Covered vegetable patch with compost
4 March 2008 Planted shallots
9 February 2008 Planted Jerusalem artichokes
9 September 2007 Planted Hungarian rye and alphalpha
16 August 2007 Planted leeks and Hungarian rye
11 August 2007 Planted leeks
5 August 2007 Planted leeks and broccoli
16 June 2007 Planted leeks
13 June 2007 Planted salad and fennel
11 June 2007 Planted tomatoes
9 June 2007 Harvested spinach. Planted French beans, peas, radish, chervil, fennel, lettuce
22 May 2007 Planted runner beans
4 May 2007 Planted broad beans, lettuce and spinach
28 April 2007 Planted broad beans
25 April 2007 Planted sugar snaps and rhubarb
24 April 2007 Planted courgette (under plastic) and broad bean
14 April 2007 Planted main crop potatoes
04 April 2007 Planted early potatoes
28 January 2007 Chitting potatoes
End of Year 2006 End of year remarks
23 July 2006 Added two rows of leek seedlings, replaced spinach with another row of lettuce
13 July 2006 Added two rows of leek seedlings, replaced spinach with another row of lettuce
29 June 2006 Planted spinach seedlings, added another row of lettuce
28 June 2006 Planted Leek Seedlings
25 June 2006 Planted sugar snap seedlings, removed plastic off Courgette
04 June 2006 Planted Courgette under plastic
30 May 2006 Planted Purple Sprouting Broccoli seedlings
29 May 2006 Planted French Beans and Lettuce
11 May 2006 Planted Counter and Frisee Lettuce seedlings; planted Longbow Leek seedlings
26 April 2006 Planted Spinach seedlings
13 April 2006 Planted First Early, Second Early and Extra Early Potatoes
06 April 2006 Planted Late Main Crop and Extra Early Potatoes
26 March 2006 Planted Broad Beans
10 March 2006 New Year: Planted Shallots
25 July 2005 Planted Beetroot and Fennel
19 July 2005 Planted Leeks
16 July 2005 Planted Redbor Kale
13 July 2005 Planted Leeks and Lettuce
06 July 2005 Planted Leeks and Chervil
22 June 2005 Planted Diamat French beans and Chervil
19 June 2005 Planted Flat French Beans
06 June 2005 Planted Enorma Runner Beans
05 June 2005 Planted Florence Fennel
27 May 2005 Planted Cobra French Beans
22 May 2005 Planted Calabrese and spinach
16 May 2005 Planted carrots, beetroot and swiss chard
14 May 2005 Planted broccoli, prepared beds for beans
10 May 2005 Planted more spinach, planted carrots
08 May 2005 Planted kale, replaced some of the lettuce
01 May 2005 Planted lettuce under plastic.
27 April 2005 Planted spinach and lettuce under plastic; planted kale.
15 April 2005 No changes, just a picture of the pear tree
11 April 2005 Planted more onions
09 April 2005 Planted potatoes
26 March 2005 Planted beans and peas
25 March 2005 Planted potatoes

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