Sunday, 13 June 2010

Strawbs, Sunflowers and a sneaky pea

A quick photo catch up on the current state of growing in the garden.

Pots of lime basil and lemon balm on the kitchen windowsill.

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Abi playing on the swing set we were gifted on freecycle.

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The teeny limes growing on my lime trees

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The wild strawberry plant that seems desperate to escape it's pot. So many many runners.

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Potted on as many as I had pots for :)

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The sunflower race is going strong, Steve currently in the lead. *plots ;)*

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Some very sorry hops we've been gifted from freecycle, they should be fine with a bit of TLC.

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A big pot of sweetpeas by the side door.

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Some tumbling toms

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More sweetpeas, cornflowers, a goji berry bush and a sleeping cat :)

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My little shelving system of herbs and salad.

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The herb bed is exploding with life. I've chopped the parsley right back today.

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and now have a large bunch drying in my kitchen.

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View of the whole patio

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The peas, beans, rhubarb and some extra taters.

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Back of the veg patch, with the strawberry bed, loganberries, blackberries and another goji berry bush.

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Whitecurrants, cherry tree and taters.

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View towards the greenhouse, more taters, elephant garlic and red onions.

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Cauliflowers

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Work in progress on the fruit cage

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Potato flowers

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Elephant garlic

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Steve putting the fruit cage together.

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Abi trying her first homegrown pea

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More to come soon :)

2 comments:

  1. Wow! I am inspired to go plant :-)

    Hello, by the way!!! xx

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