Tag Archives: Toad

Wildlife Wednesday – Flashes of gold

Seed eaters are finding the living easy this month. Unmown thistle stands at the field edges and in set-aside areas are seething with noise and activity. Goldfinches fly up in droves when I walk passed with the dog, but they … Continue reading

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Toad of the Chilli Bower

I’ve been dashing round setting up capillary matting, watering schemes and planting all the plants that have been sitting in the holding area before we go on holiday this week. It’s been a tough job since things tend to mount … Continue reading

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