The Allotment Wife

The Escaped Asparagus!


Goodness, but the asparagus is now in full flood and there was loads for Sunday lunch today:

Asparagus 1

Not only that, but it’s decided the bed isn’t big enough for its needs and is now sprouting on the pathway too!

Asparagus 2

The autumn raspberries now have a nice ground cover so it’s getting trickier to do the weeding between them. We’ll keep weeding them for as long as possible though as it saves so much time later in the season.

Autumn raspberries

The lilies are growing very well:


And I’ve planted another couple of rows of gladioli bulbs:


Here is today’s harvest of the asparagus and just a few tulips:


And here is the vase at home:


Have a good Sunday, everyone, and stay safe.

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:,, and (for fantasy fiction).

2 thoughts on “The Escaped Asparagus!

  1. You are blessed. The gardener in me appreciates the dedication and love in a garden. πŸ’πŸŒΊπŸŒ»

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