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11-02-2018, 05:50 PM
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Some people did promise me some canes but they seem to have forgotten.
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11-02-2018, 07:05 PM
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If you are buying new canes Jan then autumn raspberries are worth considering such as the ones that I grow, "Joan J" . I have found that the fruits are bigger and with better flavour, are self supporting if planted in a sheltered spot and after fruiting they can be cut back to the ground ready for them to completely regenerate the following season. I haven't bothered with summer raspberries at all since I discovered the autumn varieties.
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11-02-2018, 11:07 PM
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My local B&Q didn't have any. Spose I need to find some garden centres.
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12-02-2018, 07:44 PM
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Think when its dark on your allotment go and nick a few. off other plots
The two prates next to my plot planted them along their borders.

They tend to spread and enconche(SP) on by plot like weeds.

So I just pick the fruits LOVELY
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Think when its dark on your allotment go and nick a few. off other plots
The two prates next to my plot planted them along their borders.

They tend to spread and enconche(SP) on by plot like weeds.

So I just pick the fruits LOVELY
We discourage theft on our allotments! Get caught and you risk being run out of town! And lose your tenancy.
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17-02-2018, 08:41 PM
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We have two bee hives on are allotment and they struggle because we are surround by houses and marsh land so very few flowers.

So I have just ordered 30 of wild flowers off this lot, it might be a disaster and might not.

https://www.beebombs.com/?gclid=Cj0K...saAka6EALw_wcB
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