As you can see, the Sprouts have got pretty big already.
The two smaller "Tenderstem" Broccoli plants in the middle of the bed had better get a move on, otherwise their light will all be blocked off!
These are the Leeks, standing up straight amongst a forest of anti-cat sticks:
Here is Cabbage "Predzvest". The inner leaves are just beginning to curl inwards in preparation for forming the heart:
This is "Caramba":
And this is "Tundra", its Savoy parentage already showing in the crinkly and saw-edged leaves:
The Swedes are not looking too good at present. Their leaves are very pale and not at all glossy. I put this down yet again to poor compost. I expect they are relieved to be out in real soil at last!
I know it will be a long time before I harvest these things, but the very fact that they are there and growing gives me a certain satisfaction, and something to look forward to, even after the Summer veg comes to an end!