First I cleared this patch of last years spuds, weeds and roots, dug it over, raked it and added lime.
I then planted 10 rows of assorted Brassicas: Sprouts, Cauliflowers, Calabrise & Broccoli.
We covered the hoops with netting before we left.
Been earthing up the early spuds again, almost daily now.
I noticed a bit of frost/wind damage on the leaves, but they will recover.
So while I planted Brassicas (see above) Jo hoed between the Onions, looks a lot better and the Onions are swelling after the recent rain.
So today it was our 31st Wedding Anniversary and a lovely day to celebrate it on the Allotment.
Lovely Apple Blossom.
We have Gooseberries already!
So it was a lovely sunny day & we spent a good 5 hours, planting, weeding & general allotment maintenance.
More Rhubarb & Asparagus was harvested today too.
Thanks for reading/returning. Ian & Jo