Monday saw an end to the lovely spring weather we had enjoyed for the last three days. The clear skies were replaced with cloudy ones accompanied by a naggingly cold easterly breeze. It was a bit of a shock to the system.
Temperature & Sunshine Records 25-27 March 2017
As you will know if you're a regular follower of my blog our peach, apricot and nectarine trees are all on flower in the greenhouse. The apricot has been the first to drop its petals and so it's now a case of checking to see if we think any of the flowers have set fruit.
Apricot - Flavourcot
It's very early to be sure but it looks like this might be an apricot fruitlet. We didn't have many flowers on our apricot so we would like as many of them as possible to set fruit.
This blog records the local weather details near to my allotment plot in Wakefield. The details are gathered from a weather station which I set up in my garden during October 2009. Click here to read about set up.
Records of temperature, rainfall and wind speeds will be posted as recorded. A summary is posted each month on our website click here to view.
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