Sowing Outdoor Peas: Kelvedon Wonder


Kelvedon Wonder, Peas

I’m so pleased with how my indoor peas have progressed that I feel as if I should have planted some more seeds, so I’ve decided to sow some outdoor peas. I’ve stuck with the same variety as before, which is Kelvedon Wonder – you can read more about these here. First I dug over and […]

March 23, 2016

Seed update February 2016


Brenden F1, Broad Beans, Brussels Sprout, Bunyards Exhibition, De Carentan 2, Golden Gourmet, Kelvedon Wonder, Leek, Peas, Red Sun, Shallots

It’s been quite a busy month and so far I’ve been managed to plant shallots, garlic and sown broad beans, brussels sprouts, leeks, lettuces and peas. Since then, however, I have been battling some pests as my seedlings did get eaten by a little mouse.  I can’t blame the little blighters as the weather has been […]

February 20, 2016

Sowing Peas: Kelvedon Wonder


Kelvedon Wonder, Peas

Kelvedon Wonder has been awarded the RHS Award of Garden Merit (AGM) – so I’m hoping that it will live up to such an accolade at my humble allotment.  Kelvedon Wonder are a good early and main crop, so I’m hoping that when May approaches I’ll be able to pick some tender pods off of the […]

January 17, 2016