Despite or maybe because of the weather ...

Despite or maybe because of the weather ...

... I am not as far behind in the garden as I might otherwise have been. We may been battered by storms this winter seeing enough wind and rain to last all year but there have been short drier spells in between (and wind is great then for drying out the soil) and we have had no snow and hardly any frosts. I have managed to manure and cover most of the beds, prune back and tie in fruit bushes and canes, prepare a double bean trench which I am steadily filling with kitchen waste and I am still harvesting leeks, Brussels (my best year ever for these and I only had a few plants!), Cavolo Nero, parsnips and lamb's lettuce:

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