Today marks the beginning of the Harrogate Autumn Flower Show- and in true British style it kicked off with its well-known giant vegetable competitors.
The annual custom sees gardeners from throughout the nation vie for the highest value in classes together with longest cucumber and heaviest cabbage.
This 12 months heavyweight contenders included a 45-stone pumpkin and a cabbage so massive it needed to be carted in on a wheelbarrow.
Other greens needed to be manhandled onto the scales by groups of as much as 4 individuals they weighed a lot.
Posting on Twitter, organisers of the occasion stated some veg was so heavy it ‘busted the scales’, requiring an engineer to intervene.
The engineer arrived on the scene earlier than a ‘monster’ pumpkin weighing a whopping 291.7kg could possibly be measured.
Here’s a take a look at among the greatest and greatest this 12 months..