Saturday, December 26, 2009

Thursday, December 24, 2009


Panoramic view of Studland Bay (click on photo for larger version)

Monday, December 21, 2009


This Coke merchant & Bambi artwork has been lying in the undergrowth for a few days, but now someone's attached it to the allotment fence.

Sunday, December 20, 2009

Garlic Jackets

Experiment to see whether protecting garlic from the worst of the cold will improve the yield.

Friday, December 11, 2009

Winter Cabbage

It's winter, so maybe this is a winter cabbage.

Thursday, December 10, 2009

Sunday, December 06, 2009

Forking roots

Looking more like an invading alien from War of the Worlds than a parsnip.

Saturday, December 05, 2009

Strawberry Surprise

Strawberries in December ?

Where do they think they are, Australasia ?

Only problem - they're the wrong colour ... soon fix that.

Thursday, December 03, 2009

Sweet Success

Depends how you define success really, but I was pleasantly surprised to find that I had managed to grow at least a few sweet potatoes after all. I'd missed them when I had a dig around earlier in the autumn. Not difficult to see why. They're the kind of things that would have got Cyril Fletcher & Esther Rantzen excited.

Wednesday, December 02, 2009

All Quiet On The Easton Front

All quiet on the cyclepath next to the old chocolate factory, except for the sound of badgers snoring.

Tuesday, December 01, 2009