Thursday, 24th May 2018 12:30pm

Yellow mustard flowers in front of polytunnel and house

The mustard is in flower (Sinapis alba, brilliant yellow flower, really strongly scented. It’s a temporary ground cover in the #ForestGarden, used to allow the perennial ground cover to establish (on the Blue Bean Border, we’ve planted Rubus nepalensis, Glechomae hederacea and Vinca minor).

Why is the periwinkle called The Flower of Death?!?!