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by Shallot Man
Thu Sep 17, 2020 9:10 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Before and after!
Replies: 16
Views: 167

Re: Before and after!

Elmigo. Talk about a quart in a pint pot.
by Shallot Man
Wed Sep 16, 2020 1:46 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Late Summer Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 50
Views: 771

Re: Late Summer Bits and Bobs.

I put my green tomatoes in a cardboard box put the box somewhere dark and cool every few days I inspect it take any turning red out and the odd one going bad works great for me I normally have ripe tomatoes over Christmas but I can get ripe ones off the vine well into November it all depends how ea...
by Shallot Man
Wed Sep 16, 2020 10:39 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Late Summer Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 50
Views: 771

Re: Late Summer Bits and Bobs.

Grew POP-IN tomato this year. Masses of fruit, sliced in half with a touch of salt, supurb. Problem being, with so much green fruit, will they ripen, as we are into the mid september. :) :)
by Shallot Man
Fri Sep 11, 2020 8:19 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Late Summer Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 50
Views: 771

Re: Late Summer Bits and Bobs.

Re BBC license fee. My origanal letter from the BBC stated that they would only communicate by post.
by Shallot Man
Thu Sep 10, 2020 11:51 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Favourite leeks
Replies: 3
Views: 60

Re: Favourite leeks

Monika wrote:I tried King Richard to get an earlier variety, but every year I come back to Musselburgh - grows well, stays well throughout snow and ice, tastes good and is reasonably free of rust.


Agree . :D :D
by Shallot Man
Thu Sep 10, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Late Summer Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 50
Views: 771

Re: Late Summer Bits and Bobs.

Now having to pay for my BBC lecense. Just had my first spam email telling me my direct debit had been cancelled.[ it hadn't ] And to click onto the link. Have forwarded to report@phishing.gov.uk so all beware.
by Shallot Man
Mon Sep 07, 2020 9:29 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Guarded by geese
Replies: 8
Views: 109

Re: Guarded by geese

My Brother had four as an animal alarm system. Trouble was they wouldn't let the postman in.
by Shallot Man
Mon Aug 31, 2020 11:43 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Late Summer Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 50
Views: 771

Re: Late Summer Bits and Bobs.

GARDENING IN WW2. Thoughts of an old man [ now] during those times. No seed potato's , cut the top inch from any spud, cut side up until dried, then sown. No choice of make, just Red or White's Runner Beans. Mum was not allowed to pick the first half dozen plants. { next years seed ] These were not ...
by Shallot Man
Mon Aug 31, 2020 9:41 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Late Summer Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 50
Views: 771

Re: Late Summer Bits and Bobs.

Now we are leaving the CM, does this mean all the Heritage seed will be freely avaiable.
by Shallot Man
Sun Aug 30, 2020 8:22 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: recommendations for blight resistant outdoor tomatoes
Replies: 9
Views: 198

Re: recommendations for blight resistant outdoor tomatoes

OK to find Blight resistant tomato's. But surely flavour must come first.
by Shallot Man
Tue Aug 18, 2020 7:26 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Happy Birthday.
Replies: 9
Views: 169

Re: Happy Birthday.

Elmigo. Me also.
by Shallot Man
Sun Aug 16, 2020 7:01 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: VERY HAPPY BIRTHDAY
Replies: 17
Views: 292

Re: VERY HAPPY BIRTHDAY

Though late. From me also.
by Shallot Man
Fri Aug 14, 2020 7:55 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Mid-summer Bits and Bobs
Replies: 140
Views: 3143

Re: Mid-summer Bits and Bobs

All we got last night. Was distant thunder. :(
by Shallot Man
Wed Aug 12, 2020 7:00 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Happy Birthday.
Replies: 10
Views: 169

Re: Happy Birthday.

From me also Primrose.
by Shallot Man
Sat Aug 01, 2020 6:15 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Happy Birthday.
Replies: 10
Views: 200

Re: Happy Birthday.

Many thanks OH. shallotman

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