Season’s greetings from Frog Pond Farm

A post before Christmas! Brilliant … Our garlic got hoisted from the ground today – about 95 heads which are currently lying on the path drying. Nice Chrissy present. Oh and Bob, you will be pleased to know that we will be enjoying spuds for our Christmas lunch, I was scrabbling around in the dirt …

A picture tells a thousand words

This gorgeous flower above is a Cleome … an amazing plant which also has thorns up its stem .. not one to handle without gloves. I have it in my garden as it is not only enjoyed by the bees, but it acts as a ‘trap crop’ for the green shield beetle which adores it. …