Getting the garden ready for the Ryde Council Spring Competition 2018

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There has been lots of activity last working bee on the 2nd of September 2018! .. the garden had to be cleaned and prepared for the upcoming garden competition run by the Ryde Council.

Rubbish was taken to the tip, new composting bays were reinstated and prepared for use, fruit trees were pruned, and berry plots (raspberry, strawberry, and rhubarb) were weeded, fertilised, and mulched.

 

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The native garden was attended and the construction of a new frog hotel has begun.

Otherwise, there are definite signs that winter is over .. and plants and flowers are coming out, and the bees are back at work!

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