Saturday 5th April: Some forced rhubarb and some unforced cabbages waiting to be planted out.

Friday 4th April: broad beans just beginning to poke through.

Saturday 15th March: First harvest of the year, apart from parsnips and kale! Small, but perfectly formed harvest of kale and purple sprouting broccoli.

Monday 10th Feb 2014: Daffs are out in force in Tavistock Square, Central London!

(Reblogged from urbangardenallotment)

Sunday 5th Jan 2014: A morning winter walk through Knole park.

Thursday 2nd Jan (2014): Walled veg gardens at Chartwell House looking a little barren.

Wednesday 11th Dec: Feels almost like a spring day at the allotments!

Sunday 1st December: View across Otford allotments.

These are a couple of miles down the road from where we live, and are right next door to a children’s playground; ideal for looking at while the kids are playing!

Borlotti beans and squash (butternut and crown prince) harvested a few weeks ago. The beans are now dried and stored in an airtight jar for use over winter.