The Patient Gardener

So this was the front garden this morning.  Regular readers will know that I have been procrastinating for some time, maybe years, about the front garden and getting rid of the...

I’m a day early with the weekly review post but I am planning on a horticultural outing tomorrow so I thought I might as well get blogging.  As I said last...

I don’t believe in New Year’s resolutions. To me it seems that you are just putting yourself under pressure to achieve something which will undoubtedly not be achieved and you will...

I think this weekend’s gardening can be described as wet, windy, muddy with brief intervals in the greenhouse. The big project has powered forward with the last of the turf being...

I  have the strange and unusual experience of sitting down on a Saturday afternoon to do nothing.  I have been busy though, the last two weeks at work have been very...

I have had a very satisfying weekend gardening this week which makes a nice change and is hopefully the first of many to come. The allotment is coming on well and...

  I’m in a quandary. To be honest I think what it really boils down to is whether I want to my garden to be more designed or whether I want...

I’m a person that needs a project to motivate myself.  Without a deadline or plan I have little impetus to get going.  As we are heading into Winter my thoughts are...

Anyone who reads this blog regularly, and thank you if you do, will have noticed that I am having a bit of a dilema about the direction my garden and my...

I thought I would entertain you while I am away with an update on one of the projects we completed in the garden this year.  I wrote here about how my...