Runner beans and nasturtiums

Down the allotment at the weekend, there were tons of runner beans and giant courgettes.  I forgot to take photos but here are some of the runner bean flowersI’ve grown the red flowered ‘painted lady’ beans for years but these are ‘moonlight’, from a seed swap back in the spring. I also have sweet peas growing up the bean poles – a combination I particularly like Alongside these, a rogue squash was also climbing: The beans, courgettes and squashes are loving the warm wet summer, as are the nasturtiums which self seed all over the plot, making it  very beautiful … Continue reading Runner beans and nasturtiums