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The Cherry Pick of the Autumn Pictures

Autumn is upon us. The season, so Rev.William Gilpin populariser of the Picturesque tells us, most suited to representation in painting. It’s only this season that provides the richness, the roughness, the light and shade and the variety that, for the trained Picturesque eye, are the qualities that impart to a painting life and interest. 293 more words

Garden & Plants

Counting my summer successes: Ceratotheca triloba

About this time last year, I made my first visit to Montrose. On a tour of the gardens there, I became bewitched by Ceratotheca triloba… 330 more words


Growing Vegetables

Getting the vegetable garden weeded and planted has taken over most other gardening activities lately. Having purchased and been given some interesting seeds this year it was time to plant out the young seedlings and get them established before the weather is too warm. 662 more words

Garden Plants