When I last showed you how the artichoke was looking, things were going great. Not long after those photos were taken, even more exciting stuff happened!
Well, nature giveth and nature taketh away. Was it something I did? No. It was a GOPHER.
A while back, I had a mysterious broccoli disappearance. It was during my blogging hiatus, but here were the pictures of the row when one plant went missing. Note the shaded area where the
So one day I go to visit the plot and my beautiful artichoke plant has been nommed to death, the roots chewed up and the whole plant wrecked. AND HE DIDN'T EVEN EAT THE ARTICHOKES.
Needless to say, I'm heartbroken.