Strawberry plant outdoors. Jan 2022. Winter! Photo: Penny Grubb

The Inexplicable Optimism Of A Deluded Strawberry Plant

Six Word Photo Story: “Freestyle”

Minus 5 degrees. They’ll never ripen.

Strawberry plants are renowned for being hardy, but we’ve never known them like this before. We’ve watched with interest since just after Christmas, through gale-force winds, torrential rain and hail, snow, and ice. Nothing…

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Penny Grubb

Penny Grubb

An award-winning crime novelist & long-time amateur poultry keeper, who specialised in teaching methods, healthcare & software engineering as an academic.