Today has been sunny and warm, still with a wind but not as cold as the last couple of weeks. Two days ago I was wearing 2 fleeces today I was comfortable in a short sleeved T-shirt. Continue reading
This bed was planted in 2009. It consists of 4 varieties of Rose, quartered in the bed; in the centre is a standard Fejoa. Between the roses, and wanting to take over completely, are masses of Gaura lindheimeri. In front of the Gaura is Stipa tenuissima and geranium that I think I would like to propagate to add in front of all of the roses for continuity.
Both Tradescant and William Shakespeare have a delicious perfume, quite intoxicating.