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Sowing Spring at Ingleside

Today I planted 64 cells of white cleome seeds which I had collected from our garden last fall. The only annual, that my Mother ever plants in the borders of the knot garden. 335 more words

Interior Design

Hide that ugly pipe!

Sometimes the simplest solutions are the best. Recently we saw on a television gardening programme some covers to fix over drain pipes so that you can plant climbing plants to hide the ugly plastic pipe. 221 more words


feeling thorny - rose care

When we checked in on the garden last, I promised I’d give you some tips on taking care of roses. ¬†I recently attempted pruning back my rose bushes and I gotta tell you, it’s not relly much fun. 878 more words


Replacing the garden arches at Avocet

We made the mistake when we designed the garden here at Avocet of using metal arches to span our paths and grow plants over. We have 8 arches altogether around the garden with all sorts of climbing plants over them including trained fruit trees. 489 more words