Archive for May, 2011

Frost hardy

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

The Myatt’s Ashleaf Kidney potatoes are certainly that: planted on 6 March a number of frosts have not troubled them despite being left uncovered. The walled garden certainly helped, a few degrees warmer and the frost drawn down through the catabatic gate. Below, Michael’s glorious foxgloves against the brick.

potatoflowerlowerbed foxgloves

Micro salad

Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

micro-saladA small spring salad: baby parsnips, sorrel, flat-leaved parsley & fennel tops. Duh, should have put in pea shoots too!

Weather report 1

Saturday, May 7th, 2011

weather report april 2011plot-layout-07.05.11