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March 2018
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Date Activity Crop Variety Location in Garden - see MAP link above Remarks
Wed 7 Mar Clearing herbaceous borders ready for replanting Beds 20, 21, 23, 23
Wed 7 Mar Weeding Bed 5
Wed 7 Mar Cleared/weeded the asparagus bed Bed 2
Wed 7 Mar Planted seeds Vegetables (Cucumber Marketmore and Emilie), Fruit (Melon Emir), Flowers (Chleome, Antirhhinum} and Herb (oregano) Greenhouse
Sat 10 Mar Ground very wet
Sat 10 Mar Tidied shed and kiosk
Sat 10 Mar Weeded borders
Sat 10 Mar Planted pea Early Onward Greenhouse
Sat 10 Mar Trimmed pelagoniums and took cuttings Greenhouse
Wed 14 Mar Weeded and tidied up
Wed 14 Mar Planted shallots and garlic Bed 4
Wed 14 Mar Compost bins emptied
Sat 17 Mar No activity due to cold and wet conditions - light dusting of snow overnight
Wed 21 Mar Planted up begonia and pelargonium plug plants Greenhouse
Wed 21 Mar Weeding and general tidying up Throughout garden
Sat 24 Mar Planted garlic and white onions Bed 4
Sat 24 Mar Moved (with the help of Community Payback) 10 x 1m cubed bags of compost for the herbaceous borders
Sun 25 Mar Tidied flower borders Bed
Sun 25 Mar Planting of lettuce and salad seedlings Bed 15
Sun 25 Mar General pruning As necessary throughout garden
Wed 28 Mar Pricking out seedlings Greenhouse Very wet
Sat 31 Mar Planted Onions Snowball Bed 4
Sat 31 Mar Started planting herbaceous borders Beds 20, 21, 23, 23
Sat 31 Mar Planted courgette and squash seeds Greenhouse
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       

 

Wed 7 Mar Clearing herbaceous borders ready for replanting Beds 20, 21, 23, 23
Wed 7 Mar Weeding Bed 5
Wed 7 Mar Cleared/weeded the asparagus bed Bed 2
Wed 7 Mar Planted seeds Vegetables (Cucumber Marketmore and Emilie), Fruit (Melon Emir), Flowers (Chleome, Antirhhinum} and Herb (oregano) Greenhouse
Sat 10 Mar Ground very wet
Sat 10 Mar Tidied shed and kiosk
Sat 10 Mar Weeded borders
Sat 10 Mar Planted pea Early Onward Greenhouse
Sat 10 Mar Trimmed pelagoniums and took cuttings Greenhouse
Wed 14 Mar Weeded and tidied up
Wed 14 Mar Planted shallots and garlic Bed 4
Wed 14 Mar Compost bins emptied
Sat 17 Mar No activity due to cold and wet conditions - light dusting of snow overnight
Wed 21 Mar Planted up begonia and pelargonium plug plants Greenhouse
Wed 21 Mar Weeding and general tidying up Throughout garden
Sat 24 Mar Planted garlic and white onions Bed 4
Sat 24 Mar Moved (with the help of Community Payback) 10 x 1m cubed bags of compost for the herbaceous borders
Sun 25 Mar Tidied flower borders Bed
Sun 25 Mar Planting of lettuce and salad seedlings Bed 15
Sun 25 Mar General pruning As necessary throughout garden
Wed 28 Mar Pricking out seedlings Greenhouse Very wet
Sat 31 Mar Planted Onions Snowball Bed 4
Sat 31 Mar Started planting herbaceous borders Beds 20, 21, 23, 23
Sat 31 Mar Planted courgette and squash seeds Greenhouse