Monthly Archives: March 2022

Round the garden in 80 days #66

When I moved a purple sprouting broccoli bush from one location to another last autumn, it had been more wishful thinking than expectation that motivated me. However, I am pleased to report that fully grown PSB plants are amenable to … Continue reading

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Round the garden in 80 days #65

I finally made it to a garden centre for dahlia tubers. In my mind, I had wanted the cactus variety but in the event I was taken by others, which I will no doubt report on in due course. The … Continue reading

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Round the garden in 80 days #64

Life seems to be taking over my blogging time but I am finally posting a photo I took a few days ago. Today is the Spring Equinox in the Northern Hemisphere. It has been beautifully sunny over the last few … Continue reading

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Round the garden in 80 days #63

Don’t you find it is easier to get jobs done when you spontaneously decide to do them? Upon waking this morning, the washing went straight in the machine and, whilst waiting for it to do its stuff, I checked whether … Continue reading

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Round the garden in 80 days #62

This post features two wildly different objects: a garden light and seeds for natural dyeing. Yes, after months of deliberation, I have made some decisions about the new direction for the garden. I’m not actually making any radical changes beyond … Continue reading

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