Had a quick peak at the bees this afternoon, there wasnt much activity at the entrance so I just took the top off. No fears.... lots of bees as you can see
I still dont know if I am queenless yet though. I will do a full inspection next Sunday I hope. weather allowing
My peas are growing very nicely but no flowers yet. These are a mange tout variety called "bijou"
The mint in tubs are growing very well to. This is a lime mint
I have I think 6 varieties on mint in tubs like this including catmint "nepeta racemose". grapefruit mint, apple mint, pineapple mint and eau de cologne mint
Weather report - sunny morning but very wet afternoon and evening, lots of rain, Wakefield, England