K took out the last of the potatoes today which are definitely enough to keep us going during the week. He then dug over that bed and I planted some of the daffodils ready for spring:
As you can see, they had already started to root so I think they’ll be fine.
Other flowers are also doing well – here are the asters:
I picked the blue ones, but left the pink ones as they’re really far too short for cut flowers – so I think when they’ve finished flowering I’ll take them home to the garden.
Speaking of pink things, the dahlias are doing much better than they did last year when we planted these ones – maybe they just needed a year to settle in …
The gladioli are also still just about hanging on:
The sunflower (which you can see in the photo above at the back) is also amazing and I’m really pleased with this pic:
We also harvested some beetroot, mangetouts and French beans – the latter of which are still battling with pesky black fly (boo!), so I gave them another good spray. Here’s hoping that does the trick.
Here is the harvest: potatoes, beetroot, French beans, the sunflower, gladioli, dahlias and the asters, plus one carnation and one rudbeckia:
And here are the vases at home:
Have a lovely Sunday, everyone!