In Monday’s post I mentioned that the weather forecast was for rain but that it was a lovely sunny morning. Continue reading
The weather is very mixed at the moment, but the very cold temperatures are gone for a while although we are still threatened with some snow this month – I’ve no idea if it will actually snow here. On sunny, clear sky days there is already real warmth in the sun and the greenhouse heats up quickly if I don’t open the door early. On dull days, like today it doesn’t feel very warm but most days this week the temperatures have reached double figures during the day , dropping by 5 or 6°C at night. Continue reading
The month has changed but the weather remains the same – unsettled! 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