Cosmos are beginning to produce a lot of flowers so I think you will be seeing a lot of them in my vases over the next few months, I will need to find some different ways of using them to maintain my interest and pleasure in them. Continue reading
At last another part of the plan for the Woodland walk has been completed. I wanted to have some paving in front of the huge Bay block that is in line with the front door so is a very strong feature when stepping out into the garden. Continue reading
I see the slope every time I come home; it forms the right side of the drive with the olive trees to the left.
I’ve written a lot in the past about how the slope was planted with plants that were already growing well in other parts of the garden and especially with plants that were happy enough to be self seeding. Looking at the planting now I find it very interesting how the different plants form colonies and drifts with little interference from me. Continue reading
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Yesterday the wind blew all day so that it was impossible to take any photographs and it was exhausting just being outside. My washing was dry almost as soon as I hung it out. This morning the light was beautiful so I wanted to capture some of its magic. Continue reading
Monday is the day to share a vase of flowers picked from our own gardens to enjoy in our homes. Continue reading