The Patient Gardener

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I have to admit that some of my gardening this weekend was down to sheer contrariness.  The weather on Saturday was showery and blustery and not particularly warm and needless to say as soon as I had finished my chores the sun went in.  However, being of a contrary nature I was not to be deterred, especially, as I am away next weekend and I really needed to get the last of… Read More

I’m beginning to enjoy the monthly Foliage Follow Up Meme more than the Garden Bloggers Bloom Day post.  It makes you really look at your plants and see what is interesting aside from the flowers. This month I have two new additions to the garden (above) Aralia Cordata Sun King (paler broader leaf) and Sorbaria.  They are to go at the far end of the garden where I am beginning to create… Read More