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Pumpkins & Squash

Pumpkins & Squash

Pumpkins and squash are now favourites of ours to grow on our Hitchin allotment. On Sunday we harvested them and will store them to eat over the coming winter. (Apparently they will keep till March though ours are eaten well before then.) The variety of pumpkin that I like best is called Crown Prince and … Continue reading

Sowing Seeds

Sowing Seeds

This is a busy time of year for growing all the summer vegetables for the allotment. As well as the usual tomatoes, runner beans and courgettes, we also grow cucumbers and pak choi in our coldframe. I think it’s fun to experiment and grow a few new vegetables each year, it enables you to gauge … Continue reading