Status update: May 2018

Checking in on the garden in mid-May…

Potatoes

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Potatoes sown in raised beds, bags and pots. Late March 2018.
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Potatoes looking leafy and healthy. Late April 2018.
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Potatoes flourishing, mid-May 2018
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Getting ready to bloom. Mid-May 2018

 

Shallots, spring onions and garlic

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Garlic shooting up, late March 2018.
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Shallots make first appearance. Late March 2018.
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First shoots of spring onions coming through. Late April 2018.
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Shallots and garlic in mid-May 2018
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Spring onions in mid-May 2018

Currants

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A currant bush waking up from its winter slumber. Late March 2018.
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Starting to fruit. Mid-May 2018.

Broccoli

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Calabrese seedlings. Mid-March 2018.
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Calabrese plants in tray, mid-May 2018

Assorted other things…

Glasshouse!

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It’s finally up. It took a tortuous day to assemble (and I have to admit to not doing most of the hard work). Its first residents are tomato and chilli seedlings. Crystal cucumber will be joining soon. Mid-May 2018.
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