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A Flower By Any Other Name 2015 - Aquilegia, Granny's Bonnet, Columbine

I realise that in the short time I’ve been here, this is my third post in as many years on these flowers. Obviously a favourite and one of the first perennials I planted at the Convent. 187 more words


C'è una Ninfa nascosta ad un'ora da Roma

“Al cielo non chiedo altro che una casa piena di libri e un giardino pieno di fiori”. La frase del filosofo Kǒngfūzǐ (551-479 a.C.), conosciuto in Occidente come… 852 more words


Aquilegia a growers guide

There are a million reasons why Aquilegia deserve a dappled shaded position in your Garden! I love to see the delicate mound of Spring leaves forming a mass of light green foliage that quickly follows the fading Tulips and spent Narcissi in our Gardens. 537 more words

99p Seeds

Seed Pod

A columbine seed pod in a vintage bottle…

Textures are my own


Tuesday's Totter round the garden

The weather here in Yorkshire hasn’t improved much today, but in between the downpours I managed a quick totter round the garden! Last week I showed you my seriously… 380 more words