The overall view hasn’t changed much but I have begun moving plants out of the bed and finding them new homes (that takes more time than planting new plants.
Tuesday View 10.10.2017
I planted some of the Teucrium that I removed under the Quercus ilex in the clipped shrub border, and some was put on the Slope
Newly planted area of the bed with Lavenders and Santolina grown from cuttings plus some Irises. I know they look very small and insignificant now but they’ll soon grow
Salvia ‘Indigo Spires’ is flowering too well to be moved. The cuttings I took last month have all rooted and some are forming flowering stems, which I am removing
As there isn’t very much to show in the weekly view I thought I’d share with you some of the other views I’m enjoying this week and show you some of the dishes I’m making with the produce from the garden.
I’ve been using the pomegranates I showed you last week in this delicious salad by Ottolenghi using celery and pearl barley
I also harvested all my quinces and made Membrillo for the first time. It is delicious but I have my doubts about how long it will last
The evening sun shining on a large pot with Solarnum jasminoides
Just a pretty colour and texture to share
I’m not sure if Cathy at Words and Herbs is posting her view this week but it would be worth checking as she has some great autumn colour from her Acer.