Tuesday, 6 May 2014

Spring is here.

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' Spring Weather ' 07/05/2014 07:13:19

My greenhouse is full of edible goodies. Baby leaves - mizuna, lettuce and rocket they are delicious and would be very expensive in the shops.

Something ate the tops of my first runner bean seedlings but I salvaged some and have some more coming up in a heated propagator. I also have French beans coming up in seed trays, and the broad beans I planted in the autumn are reaching up toward the sky.

Outside I still have Swiss Chard which has been cropping since last summer and some lovely, crunchy radishes growing in homemade compost in an oblong container.

I had a row of early carrot seedlings but while my back was turned my small granddaughter dug them up with her little spade. Never mind, she's more important than seedlings and enjoys digging, but I'll keep a close eye on her in future.

I love this time of the year when I anticipate lots of tasty fruit and vegetables.