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October 2017
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Date Activity Crop Variety Location in Garden - see MAP link above Remarks
Sat 7 Oct Generally weeded, deadheaded and tidied up Throughout garden
Sat 7 Oct Dug first leeks
Wed 11 Oct Generally weeded, deadheaded and tidied up Throughout garden
Wed 11 Oct Cut back old raspberry canes
Wed 11 Oct Dug and Raked bed Bed 3
Sat 14 Oct Generally weeded, deadheaded and tidied up Throughout garden
Sat 14 Oct Planted daffodils Jenny and Jetfire Bed 18
Sat 14 Oct Picked apples Chivers Delight, Morleys Seedling and others
Wed 18 Oct No activity - rained off
Sat 20 Oct Harvested grapes
Sat 20 Oct Planted sweet pea seeds Greenhouse  
Sat 20 Oct Continued to pick autumn raspberries
Sat 20 Oct Picked pears and Cottenham seedling apples
Sat 20 Oct Planted broad beans Aquadulce Claudia Bed 3
Wed 25 Oct Picked last of the runner beans
Wed 25 Oct Dug up, divided and heeled in perennials from the herbaceous border ready for replant in the Spring Beds 20, 21, 22, 23
Sat 28 Oct Planted Japanese Onions   Bed 1