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November 30th, 2018
It has been such a lovely long autumn for gardening, we took advantage of the kind weather and planted lots of bulbs in our garden at home, so we are looking forward to a lively burst of early colour come next spring. Now, all of a sudden it is December and Christmas is upon us. […]Read More
November 1st, 2018
I am always a little sad when the clocks go back. I am not a fan of the dark evenings. However, looking on the bright side, I suppose they make us appreciate the crisp, short autumn days all the more. On the upside, if you see mowing as a chore rather than a delight, it […]Read More
August 11th, 2018
It is high summer and the garden is at a crossroads. On the one hand there is still an abundance of flower but harvest is also very much in evidence and I am truly thankful for the plentiful blackcurrants that have been staining my hands as I pick them and are now safely stowed in […]Read More
July 13th, 2018
I am writing this in a heatwave reminiscent of 1976, which I remember well as an 11 year old. I have yet to quite banish the sight of the late lamented John Noakes exhorting the water saving benefits of showers over baths in his swimming trunks in the Blue Peter studio – depends how long […]Read More
May 22nd, 2018
For many people gardening is a passion. In all honesty, for others it may occasionally be a chore. So here are my suggestions to make life easier for yourself. Plant what you love and love what you plant If there is a particular plant or group of plants that you love, plant those and tending […]Read More