Category Archives: Out and about

Orchidelirium and getting out of the cold

I’ve never been sure whether I like orchids or not, possibly because they look so artificial in all their frivolous splendour. In fact it took me several visits to my sister’s house before I realised that her glorious, perpetually-flowering specimen … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Snowdrops at Chippenham Park

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Wordless Wednesday – A choice of routes? No contest!

 

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Wordless Wednesday – Hot stuff

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Honfleur and the window displays

Last week we had our windows replaced and luckily the weather wasn’t too cold or wet, otherwise the dog and I would have been quite miserable, huddled in the one useable room. To prepare for the job, it took me … Continue reading

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Fullers Mill Garden, West Stow, Suffolk

I started a draft for this post back in August, immediately after visiting Fullers Mill Gardens for the first time. However, since I’d recently written about a couple of other water gardens I though it better to wait a bit … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Vignettes from Cambridge Botanics – 25/10/2017

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