Surprise Joys

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One of the great surprises of vegetable gardening is potatoes. The lowly potato is well-known in these parts as a prolific plant (one of the few things that are…), easy to plant, and easy to keep alive. But it’s also generally considered sort of… plain. Just knobbly, ugly tubers.

But the flowers are an incredible, happy-making surprise. Big, bright, and beautifully scented.

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