June is here, summer is underway (not that you’d guess) and with a threat of new building plans to develop the ‘roomtuintje oostbos’ terrain looming, (143 apartments, each of 23m2 for students who will be paying €600pm for a temporary contract) the roomtuintje gardeners have been busy.
Here’s a photo gallery of some of the growings on…
Cage of Green Peas in flower and now growing pods.
Salad lettuce in the company of Strawberries.
Mini Camomile meadow
Tomatoes in a hot house made from recycled house salvage.
Street salvaged Evergreen Connifer.
Calendula (Goudsbloem) in flower.
Snijbonen – “Green Bean”
Basket o’Strawberries (Aardbeien).
Black and Red Potatoe plants.
First Kohlrabi plants.
Garden bed with Leeks and Green Peas in Harmony.
Late Tuinbonen / Broad Bean harvest from last year’s plants.
Young pumpkin plants
Unidentified flower growing from a bulbous root. Reportedly the root tastes spicy like radish.
Big strawberry plants with goudsbloem and lettuce in flower.