Tag Archives: Bedford Fields

Drooping rhubarb

This afternoon, I received an email from Bedford Fields, a forest garden just north of Leeds city centre, about what’s happening there. One thing for sure is that it hasn’t been raining. Funny to think that in all the time … Continue reading

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Plant identification workshop

Last year, I made a mistake in thinking that cow parsley was elderflower. Thankfully, cow parsley is not hemlock, both of which, along with elder, are part of the umbellifer family. And once I realised the dangers of foraging without … Continue reading

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Xscape at Castleford was baking already at 10 am this morning. A children’s birthday party kept me from the PDC until lunchtime but I did enjoy sitting in a cafe reading Patrick Whitefield’s The Earthcare Manual – A permaculture handbook for … Continue reading

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Bedford Fields

Don’t you just love when you come home from a wonderful evening out? I’ve just had one such this evening and even though I should be getting my beauty sleep I wanted to share the fact that I have at … Continue reading

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