Plot Time: 11:00am - 14:00pm - 15:30pm - 17:30pm
Weather: Cold, overcast with rain. Bright spells in late afternoon.
Transplanted some evening primrose and campion and foxgloves on to the wild flower hill that have self seeded around the plot.
Bagged up bramble, nettle and other pernicious weeds to go to the tip.
Weeded round the fruit trees, raspberries, strawberry and garlic bed.
Transplanted a raspberry cane that had come up on the other side of the path back into the raspberry bed.
Edged the vegetable beds with the half moon.
Began creating a frame to support and cage the broadbeans when they are planted.
Planted some tomato seeds - Minibel. They are dwarf cherries that should provide plot snacks in the summer.
Transplanted the mint cuttings into pots and put them in the cold frame.
Cut up compost with machete (our preferred agitant!) and added more green manure and dead rapberry cane.
Cut some purple sprouting broccoli for dinner.
Fed strawberries and spring cabbage with seaweed fertiliser.
Planted more snowdrops in front flowerbed.
Raspberry Canes Sprouting