Membership of the association is open to all gardeners whether they are allotment plot holders or not. The membership fee is £6 per year (2022) and includes group membership of the National Allotment Society.

Thursday 17 April 2014

Plugs / plants now available

4 different varieties of sprout plugs now available – 15pence per plug

Lettuce, mixed salad, broad bean, leek, peas, cauliflower, cabbage plugs available soon. I will let members know when they are available via email and www.walga.co.uk 

Tomato plants now available – 50pence each 

Varieties available:
Snow White Cherry , Tomato – Small 
Sub Arctic Plenty - Red , Tomato – Small 
Tumbling Junior 'Yellow' , Tomato – Small 
Black Trifele -Japanese , Tomato – Medium 
Orange Banana Plum , Tomato – Medium 
Chocolate Stripes , Tomato – Beefsteak 
Golden Sunrise , Tomato – Medium 
Black Prince (Czerno Prinz) , Tomato – Medium 
San Marzano - Red Plum , Tomato – Medium 
Coeur-de-Bue (Beef heart) , Tomato – Beefsteak 
Gardeners Delight 
Tomato Pomodoro 
Ailsa Craig 
Golden Sunrise 
Tumbling Tiger 
Tumbling Tom Red 
San Maranzano 
Tomato ‘Costoluto Fiorentino’ 
Apero F1 
Honey Drop 
Geo 12 F1 
Cederico F1 
German Deep Orange Strawberry 
Brandy Wine Red 
Tommy Toe 
Silver Fir Tree 
Hillbilly Tom 
Brandy Wine Black 
Chocolate Cherry

Sunday 6 April 2014

News Update 6th April 2014

Found. Small bunch of keys have been handed in at the Allotment shop on Prices Lane. Please email me if you know who they might belong to. 

Shop now open Wednesday evenings 6pm – 7pm as well as Saturday mornings 10am -12noon 

Kings seeds order now in the shop and includes a good range of vegetable and flower seeds 

Bags of horse manure and boxes of Westland Compost Maker now in stock 

Plugs / plants will be available shortly and will include: lettuce, mixed salad, broad bean, leek, peas, tomato (30 different varieties), cauliflower, cabbage. When they are available I will let members know via email and www.walga.co.uk 

Annual Show News. Arrangements are well in hand for this year’s Show, which is to be held on 16th August. Don and Unni Owens of Llay will once again be judging the Fruit and Vegetables Classes and the Flowers and Plants Classes, but the Home Products and Handicrafts Classes and the Children’s Classes will this year be judged by Mrs Freda Crawford and Mrs Hilda Walton of the Rhosnesni and Abenbury Women’s Institute. Details of the various classes, the prize money for each and the sponsors will be posted in the 2014 Annual Show page shortly. 

New purchase. 
Haxnicks Bamboo Plant pots - a new range of pots made from 100% natural bamboo pulp which is biodegradable from sustainable resources, meeting the ever increasing demand for alternatives to synthetic oil based products. 

3" -  10 pots for £1.00 
(NB 5 x 3" pots for 99p on ebay today!)
4" -  10 pots for £1.50 
5" -  10 pots for £2.00