Nasturtiums Gone Wild

Our ‘companion planting’ has taken on a life of it’s own recently, with the Nasturtiums we planted to keep our Cucumbers company literally taking over the bed.  While the flowers in our flower bed are struggling, these beauties are so prolific we have had to cut them back so the Cucumbers can breathe a little….

The Fruits of Our Labour

  As well as Strawberries, the other fruits on our allotment are beginning to swell, with the Gooseberries, Raspberries and Apples not far behind.  Our Gooseberries are well netted to keep the birds off, and now the Raspberries are starting to fruit (despite supposedly being an Autumn variety), they will need netting too.  We’ve had…