It’s been a while since I did a garden update. Spare time these days is spent either in the greenhouse or the polytunnel as outside the ground is still too wet to do much with.
It’s exciting to see things germinating in the greenhouse. Here is just a sample.
Broadbeans for planting out
Salad leaves germinating and in the background some lupins
We are enjoying some salad crops from the greenhouse and the overwintered spinach is also coming on nicely.
Salad crops – endive and rocket
In the polytunnel, the broad beans set last November are flowering and we are enjoying some broccoli sprouts from broccoli that over wintered. Purslane seeds itself all over the tunnel so what we don’t eat, I try digging in as green manure or feed to the chickens. The over-wintered leaf beat is a great addition to stews and stir-frys.