The Allotment Wife

March Begins

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Really good weather today in spite of the storm we were forecast, so we made the most of it at the allotment by doing some weeding (me) and repairing some of the raised beds (Husband).

The walk across the field to the allotments is still like a marsh though! Thank goodness for Wellington boots – though of course the rhubarb is lapping up the rain. Definitely hoping for a better crop this year.

Rhubarb

Meanwhile, the tulip shoots are growing and some of them are even in bud, well gosh. Have to admit that the ones in bud aren’t the ones we actually planted in November though!…

Tulips 1

Tulips 2

Anyway, here is a mini-harvest of daffodils:

Harvest

And here they are in a vase at home:

Vase

Have a lovely start to March, everyone!

Anne Brooke Books

Author: annebrooke

Anne Brooke lives in Surrey, UK, and writes in a variety of genres, including gay erotic romance, fantasy, comedy, thrillers, biblical fiction and the occasional chicklit novel. When not writing, she spends time in the garden attempting to differentiate between flowers and weeds, and in the allotment attempting to grow vegetables. Occasionally, she can also be found in the kitchen making cakes. Every now and again, they are edible. Her websites can be found at: www.annebrooke.com, www.gayreads.co.uk, www.biblicalfiction.co.uk and www.gathandria.com (for fantasy fiction).

5 thoughts on “March Begins

  1. Similar to mine rhubarb tulips and daffodils. lots and lots of water too

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  2. Fingers crossed for better weather!

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  3. Can’t wait to get at it I’ve been laid up since xmas day 2019 fed up now
    We’ve got more new greenery in every sunny spot in the house waiting to go in the ground at the plot just hope they survive 😢
    Anyway well done you
    Steve and cadge Nantwich allotments ( Busy bees allotment ) ☺ 👍

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