Just picked

008 010 015 016 017Back from the plot.  I went late on today. The searing heat best avoided.  No point watering at mid day.

This really is a ‘just picked’ look.  The calendula taking centre stage.  The clash of colours.  And strawberries. And broadbeans.  So many broadbeans the giant pudding basin is the overflow from the salad tray.  A real abundance this week.  Spinach, mange tout and turnips.  The pink fir spuds are still deep in the ground.  It’s too hot to dig.

It’s not too hot for iced minty tea.

In other news I think there’s a tennis match on.  It may even be over.  Never likely to be described as the world’s greatest sporting fan.

And last night there was a party.  A very warm party.  With a whole room full of family.  It was a giggle.  There was talk of 70s parenting techniques.  Stolen sherbert, and walloping. With a wooden scholl sandal. Followed by a presentation of a new pair.

 

Advertisements

About joefletch

manchester based floral designer, pea grower and favorite cousin.
This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s