The soft fruit is now really starting to come into its own and we need to get picking. This year for the very first time we have gooseberries, and the blackcurrants are just loaded down!
The fun thing is having to take one side of the netting up and crawl underneath to get at them …
Plus we also have our first – very small! – pea harvest:
Whilst there, we planted out the yakon, which is the last of our veggies to go in – and we still have space so will have to think what else to plant.
The gladioli are coming along nicely:
And the rudbeckia I planted last week have a flower!
So today’s harvest is small but perfectly formed. We have carnations, sweet peas, one rudbeckia, the soft fruit in the bowl, and a handful of peas:
Here is the vase at home:
Happy weekend, everyone!
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