Like any other gardener, when I am inside the house I am often looking out of the windows at the garden; indeed some of the vistas are designed to be seen and enjoyed from the windows. Continue reading
Today is a public holiday in Italy; an Italian friend described it as the day the Italians celebrate losing the war. What ever it is for today is sunny with the wind coming from the south so not as cold as it has been. Many have gone to the sea, not to swim but to enjoy the beach and have a good meal in a restaurant. Continue reading
Welcome to GBFD for April. Usually I have decided what aspect of foliage I will write about for my monthly meme where I ask you to think of the foliage in your gardens rather than the flowers. This would seem a big ask in April when our spring gardens are bursting with colour from bulbs and many emerging perennials. Continue reading
A very Happy Easter Monday, I hope you have been able to enjoy the long weekend, either in your garden or with family and friends. As it is a special weekend, my flowers today were prepared on Saturday. Continue reading
This week has been hectic, trying to catch up from our week away at this vital time in the garden. I haven’t manages to comment on as many posts as I would have liked, nor caught up with reading many from last week – sometimes life just gets in the way of blogging!!!!
As promised earlier in the week here are some images of the Peony farm which is about 20 minutes drive from where we live. Continue reading
A very quick post to share the Tuesday view. Continue reading