Joined: 17 Jun 2008 Posts: 57 Location: Co. Kildare
Posted: Tue Apr 07, 2009 11:16 am Post subject: Ridiculously neat allotment
Well, that rant I had about overpriced allotments seemed to go down like a lead balloon. I thought I'd post something a little more inspirational.
I don't know how much time/money this guy spent but it looks worth it. My allotment looks like a skip got sick all over it. I take the "freecycle" approach to my allotment but if I had the time and money it would be nice to have one that looked like this.
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Posted: Tue Apr 07, 2009 2:05 pm Post subject:
Love it Paddy, so inspirational. A real show piece.
I liked the idea of the brassica cage and laughed at the occasionl glimpses of the rougher neighboring allotments (like my veg area).
I know space is an issue but those paths were horridly narrow though.
an interesting type of stone used to divide some areas as well I see.
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Joined: 24 Aug 2008 Posts: 175 Location: Cork
Posted: Tue Apr 07, 2009 6:14 pm Post subject:
Hi, he had time and money to spend obviously but definitely the ideal to work towards. I love his mini greenhouses for each type of veg. He even has made use of the boundary fencing of the plot too. _________________ Always learning!
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