Probably the best allotments in England


Smitham Allotments Society is a self-managed site in Chipstead Valley in the south of the London Borough of Croydon.



Gardening Diary

Gardening Diary September

Gardening Diary September

September is potato time! Up until now most lifting of potatoes has been for immediate or short-term use but this month all the remaining potatoes are lifted and stored in a frost-free place. Properly stored they should last until the spring. I find that waxy late main-crop such as Pink Fir Apple last until the new seasons first earlies can be harvested in June! …

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