Thursday, December 28, 2017

Done and dusted

                 Another year closing with a light dusting of snow

Wednesday, December 27, 2017


Allotment birdsong, May - October.

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Forward planning

                   Boxing Day Seed Sale: 20 packets @ 30p each

Monday, December 25, 2017

Season's Eatings

Horseradish root: grate and blend with white wine vinegar and cream
       Sage: add onion, breadcrumbs and an egg for baked fritters.

Sunday, December 24, 2017

Rogue Brussels

Timely harvest, but not quite as firm and uniform as shop bought brussels. Not sure where they came from - never sowed any.

Saturday, December 23, 2017

Scrub that

Hard to compete with the uniformly straight and washed supermarket ones - time to get busy with a brush and some wire wool.

Sunday, December 10, 2017

Borago Officinalis

Borage, aka Starflower, flowering in the last few weeks of the year.

Saturday, December 02, 2017

Jasminum nudiflorum

    Winter jasmine providing a bit of colour at the end of the year.