Monthly Archives: May 2013

Blame it on the couch grass!

Whilst out in the garden this evening, I decided to start digging part of the ground where the lawn used to be – in readiness for the tomatoes to go in sometime next month. In the process, I noticed couch … Continue reading

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A better view

In spite of the continued April showers – yes, it is May – and the cool temperatures, after an impromptu afternoon snooze I galvanised myself into action. Here is the overall result, seen from the patio: And again from the … Continue reading

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Paving stones rehomed!

Another heavy task has just been completed. Some paving stones I lifted from my garden path have now been placed between the rhubarb and the hawthorn bush at the back of the garden and my general household waste bin (black … Continue reading

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The value of patience

It’s seventeen degrees out there and sunny, so I’ve been doing a bit of spontaneous gardening. The weeds have been rampant over the winter but many handfuls have now gone in the municipal green waste bin. However, while this job … Continue reading

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