East Harpenden Gardening Club
* providing ALLOTMENTS for harpenden people.

By: ehgc | December 08, 2015

EHGC in the 1970s

Where is your allotment and how long have you rented it?

Batford Site for 45 years.

What is your favourite thing about having an allotment?

Time to myself and producing vegetables for my family.

What is the best veg growing tip you’ve picked up and where did it come from?

Feeding by using Chempak.

What is your favourite fruit or veg to grow on the allotment?

Runner beans/onions/apricots.

Have you got a tasty allotment recipe to share?

Vegetable curry, add tomatoes,potatoes, carrots, sweet potato, runner beans, peas, grated onion, coriander, methi leafs, cumin seeds, garma massala, tomato puree, garlic, turmeric, ginger, cumin, salt, pepper, vegetable stock.

What items or tools could you not do without on the plot?


What was your biggest or mo...

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