Category Archives: Out and about

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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Wordless Wednesday – Snippets from Anglesey Abbey’s Dahlia Festival

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Wisley is under threat from A3 road plans

I was shocked to see this news about the possible land grab from the RHS garden Wisley. The strip of land that Highways England are considering may be narrow, but the effect of losing the buffering effect of the mature … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday : Cabbages and Kings

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Wordless Wednesday – In an octopus’s garden in the … sun

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