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  • #537811
    Judi BJudi B
    Keymaster

    I didn’t get to the worst part of the weeds before the wrens and they have a nest built where I really need to weed…… Oh well It can wait …
    Have started prepping holes for the fruit trees I’m planting out when the weather warms up.

    #537812
    SnagsSnags
    Member

    Rained pretty well, last night lucky I cleaned the gutters….too wet to do any steps I will have a look tommorow

    #537813
    AUSSIEDOWNUNDERAUSSIEDOWNUNDER
    Participant

    Took the yellow skin off 70 lemons [and 2 fingers ]
    To make limonchello
    Will mince the body’s and juice them today

    #537814
    SnagsSnags
    Member

    Sounds good……………….raining here today having a quiet Bastille Day celebration,,,,Porc au prunes and raspberry tarts

    #537815
    SnagsSnags
    Member

    More drizzly rain so not much outdoors today

    #537816
    LioraLiora
    Participant

    How’s your fingers ADU? Weeding and broke the fork, handle rotted right through. Pfft. What can I make with lemons? A neighbour has a nice amount out on their nature strip for free. Lemon butter?

    #537817
    SnagsSnags
    Member

    Im going down to get the neighbours lot in a few days heaps of passionfruit too,I was going to make pickled lemons and gelato and freeze some of the juice for later

    #537818
    AUSSIEDOWNUNDERAUSSIEDOWNUNDER
    Participant

    Fingers tender but ok got about 8 litres juice and pulp freezing it in ice block moulds to use later

    #537819
    SnagsSnags
    Member

    2 steps to go and Im at the front porch

    #537820
    ballamaraballamara
    Keymaster

    Back again, How is everyone?

    #537821
    SnagsSnags
    Member

    Here,I got some big pots and a metal mesh support to put some tomatoes in…..I like to have them outside the back door up high on the balcony,easy to pick hard for pests to get too.

    #537822
    diannedianne
    Participant

    Planted out my first fruit trees, some pawpaws. Now to hope the locals leave them alone.

    #537823
    SnagsSnags
    Member

    Ive got one paw paw that keeps getting dug up I put it into some mulch and buried a whole lot of compost under it something has uprooted it twice already,dont know if it a brush turkey bandicoot or goanna

    #537824
    SnagsSnags
    Member

    Saw the turkey this morning havent seen him for ages.,,,Still 2 steps to go Im taking a few days off…to play in the garden mulched heaps today

    #537825
    SnagsSnags
    Member

    Planted tomatoes in new pots,worked out I have wilt in the old pots and parts of the garden so new dirt every year and a good scrub from now on

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