I was up at the allotment this afternoon with a visiting cousin of ours and after giving her some produce that I had grown we took a walk around the whole site.
It's so tranquil there and I love seeing what everyone else is growing and the ingenuity they use to make the supports and tunnels etc.
On the corner of my plot and my neighbour's I noticed this weed like clump growing and then today whilst walking around I saw loads more clumps of this.
When we got back from our stroll my plot neighbour was at his plot so I asked him if it was a weed. No way, he said, its horseradish! He got his spade and dug up a piece for both of us.
I had never seen horseradish growing before so it is with great excitement I shall grate some on something I cook this week.
I also plan to put one of the smaller roots in a pot of soil and see if it takes.
Love new learning experiences!