From the Allotment – A most unusual planting

by Ken C | Last Updated: 30/09/2021

Could this be the most unusual allotment planting ever?

My friend Andrew has been tidying his allotment to make space for the planned arrival of his fruit trees, and in the process he’s uncovered a rather unusual specimen. I think the Latin name is Butlerus Sinkus.

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