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In The Garden – August Week 4

The Begonias are delightful. I spent some time eyeing them up in order to decide which ones to keep and which ones must go.

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In The Garden – August Week 3

What is catching my eye at the moment? Well, for sure, the dahlias and begonias stand out, but my plant of the week is Rudbeckia.

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In The Garden – August Week 2

Lots and lots of cycling this week. 310km to be precise. This does mean less time in the garden, but things are generally under control.

Happy Wife Policy

Thursday, 8th October 2020 Until I retired in 2013 I had lost interest in my garden. The love of gardening that was there 30 years

A is for Alterations

Tuesday, 6th October 2020 The patio pots brightened my heart all summer. I loved making almost weekly changes, adding pots here and there and moving

Tomato Workaround

Thursday, 1st October 2020. It’s October already. Seize the moment, my friends. Yesterday I figured out that because of all the seed packets I ordered,

Silent September Sunday

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Hebe ‘Rhubarb AND Custard’

Tuesday, 25th August 2020 I bought three Hebe Rhubarb & Custard plants back in April 2020, and planted them near the roses. They have settled

Flying Ants Day & Birthday Celebrations

13th-17th July 2020. I have started into my sixty-third orbit of the sun, and to mark the occasion I include here excerpts from my Instagram

Galway Lilies and Fields of Athenry

I have watched the long buds form slowly, and I’ve waited and waited for the first one to open. The Gaway Lily made me wait until yesterday.

Drought & Waterlogged

Who would have thought that using this vibrant red pot would be a bad idea? Most of my pots are plastic with a few expensive

Hamlet Cigar & A Shocking Discovery

The fairy door has moved AGAIN. It had been behind the Alchemilla for the last few weeks, but the little devils relocated overnight.