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Spring Sowing starts

The weather is improving daily, and my itchy fingers just had to get going sowing for summer

I have an electric thermostat controlled propagator, had it for over twenty years and still going well… 121 more words

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More roses plus alpines

It has been very wet and windy lately with storm Doris going through, but bought two more Alpines for the front, from Morrison’s as usual. In pots and growing well… 91 more words

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First flower of Spring

After a few days of fog and frost the sun came out for a quick look, which enabled me to get up close to my first flower this year, a primrose in a pot at Age Concern… 78 more words

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Loneliness: from another perspective

Recently published a post on loneliness, yet felt compelled to share this one too.

Perhaps the next time we are on either side of this equation, we shall show a little more compassion for ourselves and others.

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White buddleia pruning

I have a white flowered buddleia in my back garden, variety unknown because it was grown from a cutting I took from a supermarket car park, just as well I did as the parent plants have long since been grubbed up for yet more parking… 121 more words

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Daffodils

Prompted by having just bought a pot of “mini daffodils” in Morrison’s this morning, reduced to 50p, variety not stated but I guess Tete a Tete , I thought I would write a few words about the daffodils I have planted for this coming season. 367 more words

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Wild flowers

Towards the end of Summer 2016 I sent for a free packet of wild flower seeds from project “Grow wild” which is supported by the… 204 more words

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