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Wordless Wednesday 2/4/14 – Chaenomeles japonica

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My Garden This Weekend – 16/2/14

Sunday was one of the nicest gardening days I can remember for months.  After weeks if not months of rain and rain the sun shone and you could see the positive effects on everyone.  Apparently this caused many people to … Continue reading

Posted in February, garden, gardening, Greenhouse, My garden this weekend | Tagged , , , , , , , | 17 Comments

Wordless Wednesday 12/2/14 – Hellebore Ashwood Yellow

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My Garden this Weekend – 20th October 2013

I have to say that I am surprised at how much I have done in the garden this weekend considering the forecast was dire with heavy rain forecast for both Saturday and Sunday, including thunder storms.  Saturday started bright and … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday 18/9/13 – Zinnias


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Nichols Garden – San Francisco

When I came back from my jaunt to San Francisco with the Garden Bloggers Fling I have to admit to being rather punch drunk and gardened out.  I wrote a couple of posts at the time but it is only … Continue reading

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The Laskett

Yesterday I visited The Laskett, nestling on the borders between England and Wales.  This is a garden I have been aware of for some time, reading both positive and negative reviews but had never visited as it is only open … Continue reading

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My Garden This Week 23/6/13

My garden this weekend has been wet, windy, grey with a scattering of sunshine.  It has been cool and not at all conducive or encouraging to gardening.  Added to this my head is all over the place as I am … Continue reading

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Postcard from Cornwall 5: St Ives

Yesterday started overcast which came as rather a surprise given the wonderful sunshine we have had this week.  We have lost faith in the local weather forecast which seems to bare no resemblance to the actual temperatures so it’s now … Continue reading

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Postcard from Cornwall 2: Trebah

Trebah is one of those archetypal Cornish grand gardens which start up high on a headland and work their way down through large plantings to an estuary.  I have to say that having visited Heligan a number of times and … Continue reading

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