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Toad in the hole

Friday, 01 Jun 12 Overcast 15°C / 59°F

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  • Very Happy

So pleased toadie was seen this morning actually using the toad house!!
All my new internet purchases have arrived so I am going to brave planting out some stuff. The slug inn’s look quite cute and are practical as the beer should last a month, as long as I don’t get to it first! So braved planting out my runner beans and courgettes. Bought some well rotted horse manure and mixed this into the bed, set out the canes and planted it up. So fingers crossed they will survive. Not sure which courgette plants have made it due to my useless labelling, at least one is Black Beauty.
Neighbours called me over for a few drinks and I gate crashed their Jubilee party so no more gardening for me today ;) Did walk a few people around the garden and had some nice comments.
Rain came in about 7pm, torrential again but we partied on indoors.


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Raised bed and veg patch garden

Day 52

Courgette 'Defender'

Cucurbita pepo var. cylindrica

Day 52

Courgette 'Black Beauty'

Cucurbita pepo var. cylindrica

Day 52

Runner beans 'Teanie beanie'

Phaseolus vulgaris


  • Motherhen

    Motherhen wrote:

    OOH….How do you get a toad to come and live in your garden? He looks very pleased with his new house!! :))

    Posted on 05 Jun 12 (almost 3 years ago)

  • glgardener

    glgardener wrote:

    So cute! I have set out a couple of broken clay pots for shelters for the toad in my yard, but he/she ignores them.

    Posted on 05 Jun 12 (almost 3 years ago)

  • seeingreen

    seeingreen wrote:

    lucky you – hope he eats lots of veg munchers.

    Posted on 05 Jun 12 (almost 3 years ago)

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