Obviously an ambitious child. I'm good with picnics and the beach. But I did manage to get the asparagus planted:
Dig a big hole in a corner where it'll never have to be moved, fill the hole with compost, mound up the middle and lay the first year roots around it like a spider:
It'll be three years before we can harvest. Often I put off starting a project because it's such a wait to fruition. So I've had to buy asparagus all these years. Now, it's ready to go:
Carefully roped of so no-one plants something else there. Three years of care
then we'll relish that first stalk.
This is BoCho, a black cochin. Sorry it's off topic, I couldn't resist a cute chick picture.