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I grew cress seeds once.  I usually forget to water house plants.

I have a not large apartment with a balcony.  Rules of the leasehold prevent me from putting much on the balcony though so in practical terms I only have a very small amount of space in/outside to grow anything.  That doesn't mean I wouldn't like to have a go but I can't see myself doing very well.

I definitely don't have the time (or inclination if I am honest) to get an allotment - the nearest ones I know of are at least 10/15 minutes drive away. I like the idea of growing my own food though.

by In Wales (inwales aaat eurotrib.com) on Tue Oct 23rd, 2007 at 04:18:13 PM EST
Check with your local garden club.  In my experience there is always someone who would like help in their garden and would be willing to trade labor (labour? :-) for a 'cut' of the produce.

If you're lucky that person also keeps bees and you can get some honey out of the deal as well.

She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre

by ATinNM on Tue Oct 23rd, 2007 at 10:33:09 PM EST
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My former boss had an allotment share, and she was quite successful with her crop in that!
by PeWi on Wed Oct 24th, 2007 at 06:16:52 AM EST
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