Spring has sprung on the War & Peas plot! It has been gloriously sunny this week and it has really made a difference to our plants. Everything is suddenly growing really well. The strawberries are flowering and the peas are getting taller at a very rapid pace. It...read more
After a few weeks of worrying that we had planted…read more
The weather is finally getting warmer and so we have been sowing plenty of seeds! Gordon B and Richard B have created tall wigwams for the runner beans to climb and smaller wigwams for the French beans to climb - these were made from willow that we have recycled from...read more
Saturday 17th March 10.00 – 16.00
In Glasgow potatoes are traditionally planted on St. Patrick’s Day so War & Peas is joining in with this tradition! Come and celebrate St. Patrick’s day on the plot by planting our seed potatoes!
Throughout the project we will be researching the history of Glasgow’s First World War allotments, both the ones that are still here and the ones that have closed. Using records from the city archives, information from site associations and maps, we will be piecing together the story of our city’s allotments.