June 4

Is this an alien?

What is this revolting-looking thing I found in the soil eating the potatoes?

Is it friendly? Or something destructive? What should I do with it?

I think sacrificing it to the local wildlife may offer a nest of baby birds a delicious, nutritious feast!

About the author 

Helen J

I'm an enthusiastic, but currently inexperienced gardener trying to keep an allotment for the first time. I'm hoping to grow some lovely veggies throughout the year and will share my progress and learnings.