The Patient Gardener

I believe very much in looking after my feathered friends.  If I look after them they will help me keep the pests at bay and to date it seems to be...

I’m sure that now the leaves have come off my trees my neighbours are scratching their heads wondering what is going on. I have battled for the last 4 years with...

I was thrilled today to get this shot of a mouse in my garden.  He was sitting very still by the wall and seemed to be sleeping until my camera shutter...

I have been feeling for some time that the whole ‘environmental’ thing is getting out of hand and I sense that I’m not alone.  The editorial in AG at the beginning...

Does anyone know what this little red bug on my Clematis is?  I dont think its a lily bettle as it seems larger and longer to me.  Also its wings seem...

Its all very well having a wildlife pond but when the birds start dimantling it you wonder why you bothered! When I build the pond about 3 years ago I covered...