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Midsummer: cold and rainy!

Actually, the start of the week was warm and sunny but the last couple of days have been very different. At least the soil has been much more amenable to gardening. Thus, I’ve planted some fennel – a new venture … Continue reading

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Fuchsia first

Meet the first flowers I have purposely set out to buy for our garden: Fuchsia (Beacon). My dad used to have fuchsia and I have always loved them. So they were an absolute must…. Especially when the garden centre I … Continue reading

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The deluge

The downpour continues after three hours of non-stop heavy rain – Noah’s Ark comes to mind, not least because my garden is flooding.   I have no more containers left so have had to resort to filling the food recycling … Continue reading

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