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when you have an allotment it’s an optimistic business but always a little shaky when spring starts.
The blossom is very welcome but makes you wary of the frost.
The blackberries and raspberries have new shoots and the strawberry leaves are appearing.
There are tiny flowers on the plum and apple but they did so well last year that this year is likely to be a rest.
All the spring bulbs have begun to show.
New buds are bursting forth on the blueberries and currant bushes. It’s looking good.
The clematis looks dead but coriander is self seeding now.
Will the artichoke that has survived the winter be mature enough to create those great delicious flowers?
What are you waiting for in your garden?
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