Both the Pretty Lady and Valentine Heart roses have lots of buds on them, this will be the first of the latter to bloom
Bees drink from the pond and take nectar from the creeping buttercups that surround itIncidently the pond looked like this a month ago when I saw a pigeon drinking from it!
The first Love-in-a -mist will be starting to flower soon
My Swift early potatoes have been in the ground nine weeks so I’m leaving it another week before I have a gentle firkle!
A few days of warm sunshine and I’ll soon be eating some strawberries
Both the green Buttercrunchand red Lollo Rossa lettuces are looking good
The broad beans have flowers on them, these are the variety Masterpiece Green Longpod
The Jerusalem artichokes that plot neighbour Mary gave me are growing well
On Friday afternoon in the warm sunshine the bees were buzzing all around, especially on the comfryI shall leave it to finish flowering before cutting it right back. It’ll soon grow, and flower, again. The spent foliage will be added to the compost heap.
I hope that you all enjoyed a look round the plot!