Tag Archives: autumn

National Tree Week 2019 – Day 3: Looking at trees in new ways

As if trees (and woods and forests and jungles) weren’t magical enough of themselves, I have discovered that I am also slightly obsessed with them when used as the basis in a number of quirky, conceptual Land Art* projects. So … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – A silent, but hypnotic leaf fall

* Gustav Klimt‘s Portrait of Adele Bloch–Bauer I (1903-1907)  

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Wordless Wednesday – Apple Time

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(Not) In a Vase on Monday – Leaf kebab anyone?

This morning, on my dog walk, I was admiring the beautiful red stems being revealed on the lime trees as the leaves fall, so I snapped off a few (don’t panic, they flail them every year anyway, so I am … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Moments of brightness

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Wordless Wednesday – Fairyville

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September Wildlife Sightings – On the cusp

You know that autumn is here when the spaces between everything in the garden are filled with large webs and, more disturbingly, large spiders. There are loads of garden cross spiders stretched across our front garden path waiting pendulously to … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday – Definite autumn shades

Yes, it is most certainly autumn, but I could hardly believe the heat in the walled garden at Wimpole today. I was taking salvia cuttings most of the morning and I am hoping that they can take the extreme temperature … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – A grass worth having

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Wordless Wednesday – Beauty on the inside

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