Slow allotment gardening in the life of a busy family
Tuesday, 28 April 2009
My flower discovery this year has been frilly tulips. I love the crisp, crinkled edges to the petals. Definitely a bigger order going in for these in the summer - the only problem will be to find space. I have a long term plan for increasing the amount of flowers at the allotment, although overall the terms of the lease from the city council state that the majority of the plot has to be cultivated for food production.
The other discovery has been the rich, glowing colours of Abu Hassan: