List/Grid Author Archives: Andrew Tokely

What a difference a month makes

What a difference a month makes

May 2013 May is here and after the late start due to the weather in March and April at last the garden and allotment looks more productive. The perennials are… Read more »

Ready, steady, sow

Ready, steady, sow

Ready, steady, sow April 2013 Well, Easter at the end of last month and the beginning of this was not the best for gardeners, but luckily since then the weather… Read more »

Ever-changing conditions

Ever-changing conditions

March 2013 What a month we have had so far, a combination of about three sunny spring-like days followed by a weekend of snow showers, then biting winds and very… Read more »

Pottering about undercover

Pottering about undercover

February 2013 Spring is on the way so I am led to believe, but the weather outside is no indication, with very cold frosty nights, temperatures in the day barely… Read more »

Mission accomplished  – January 2013

Mission accomplished – January 2013

Mission accomplished – January 2013 Mission accomplished, despite the wet autumn last year and over the majority of the festive period I still managed to finish my winter digging at… Read more »

Much to do on the allotment before the festive break

Much to do on the allotment before the festive break

December 2012 What a few weeks we have had, excessive rain, snow, hard frosts and biting winds, but thankfully I did get the mushroom compost spread before the worst weather… Read more »

Much to do before winter really arrives

Much to do before winter really arrives

November 2012 Well November is here along with some fresh days and cold nights. Good job my mushroom compost has arrived as this has kept me warm moving it onto… Read more »

Tokely’s Tales – Signs of autumn

Tokely’s Tales – Signs of autumn

Signs of autumn The signs of autumn are definitely here, have you noticed how the mornings seem much colder and the leaves on the trees are changing colour and starting… Read more »

Winning veg displays at allotment show

Winning veg displays at allotment show

As the days get shorter and the nights pull in we are still having some glorious weather in East Anglia to help prolong what hasn’t been the greatest summer for… Read more »