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Living in the damp middle of nowhere

Wordless Wednesday – A lovely old-fashioned Chrysanthemum!

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Six on Saturday – Mouse in the Greenhouse!

I’ve spent the day on my knees, clearing out the greenhouse. Mostly stuff (densely packed pots, fleeces, watering gadgets, feeds, labels and inventive covers accumulated over a number of years) that resides under the long bench. I’ve been finally forced … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Calico aster ‘Lady in Black’

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Six on Saturday – Autumnal Beauties

Oh good, it’s time for Six on Saturday again! This week, in addition to sharing 6 gardening goodies, our host has apparently gone on a very long run (100 miles). Hopefully, his trainers can take the pounding. Meanwhile, if I … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – A glowing mantle

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Danger: Flying Fur Balls!

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In a vase on Monday – Bring me sunshine

I don’t feel too bad about cutting flowers from the garden at this time of year, since there is a rapidly approaching natural end in sight for many of them. For instance, the winds last week already culled a few … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Farewell Cosmos ‘Dazzler’: You have bewitched us, body and soul

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Six on Saturday – Close Encounters of the Tussock kind

What a dull as dishwater day, weather-wise at any rate. In other ways it has been interesting day watching local gridlock develop and tempers flare as a result of cars forming ‘orderly’ queues for petrol. It was certainly a bad … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Carder Bee vs. the Black Hole

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