Early planted Leeks and Onions

by on January 27, 2013
in Vegetable Growing

At the moment I am very happy with the progress of both my Pendle blanch leeks, my Cumbrian Pot leeks and my own selection from the Ivor Mace Large exhibition Onions, all of course destined for Tatton and were started off August last year. The leeks are in 30 litre pots and last week they […]

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Cedrico F1 Tomato

by on January 17, 2013
in Vegetable Growing

I had some disappointing news yesterday when I ordered more seed of Cedrico Tomato, I was informed by the breeder that it was no longer available and all their seed stocks had been exhausted.  Even if there was any left it would be in poor condition.  This means that I have now only sufficient seed […]

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Ivor Mace Chrysanthemum E Book

by on January 14, 2013
in Vegetable Growing

Ivor Mace and Paul Barlow have written an Ebook that’s called Chrysanthemums:- the ultimate ebook and it costs £10.   Probably the best reference work ever written on the subject, it has everything you need to know about growing every type of Chrysanthemum containing over 400 pages with plenty of coloured picturers as well.  Contact […]

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Planting leeks and onions into their final pts

by on January 6, 2013
in Vegetable Growing

I had rather a busy time last week which was a good thing after having hardly done anything over the festive season. The Peter Glazebrook onions were all transplanted out into 60 cells a fortnight ago and I finished doing all mine last week.  The Leeks that I had struck from bulbils during the middle […]

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