Category Archives: Plants

Six on Saturday – 17/07/2021

The bit of the lawn that still gets mown was cut bright and early this morning, before the temperatures started to get a bit melty. This provided a lovely velvet surface for our apples fall on to. In fact I’ve … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Golden Wisteria

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Dixter’s Tricks Revealed

I’ve never been to Great Dixter, although it is top of my To-Visit list. I had hoped to go this year, but it has been difficult and I’ve not managed it! However, a couple of years ago I did hear … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Excitation levels

 

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Wordless Wednesday – Bunny Tail Grass

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Chihuly at Kew, 2019

Dale Chihuly’s glasswork has appeared in some of the most fabulous venues around the globe for five decades, yet I’d never registered its existence until recently. I think that I must have slowly absorbed its impact and beauty while reading … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – The watering effect

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Six on Saturday … don’t amount to a (small) hill of beans

06-10-2018 Lovely, it’s raining hard. I’m grateful, I really am, but I can’t help wishing it would do it at night … when I am not walking the dog or wanting to dig up some ground elder. Easier to justify … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Dripping red nectar

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Wordless Wednesday – A grass worth having

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