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Miracle pinks

A simple jar of pinks for this week’s In a Vase on Monday, hosted by Cathy at Rambling in the Garden.

Last year our tiny terrace was lined with these pinks, which I dug up in autumn to make way for tulips. 61 more words

In A Vase On Monday

"An Evening Spent Thinking of You "

In the midst of,
The refracting,
Twining green stems,
The orange carnations,
The red, red wine
In the cordial glass…
My love for you
Burns, 16 more words


Tales from the Gin & Tonic Garden

As a rule, I don’t sit down, unless it’s to eat a meal or to work. When I make myself a cup of tea I tend to perch for the first sip and then get on with the next job that needs doing. 946 more words


Planning Ahead

It is advisable to plan ahead for most things. This gives you a chance to make corrections and improvements to the plan. Planning ahead is also good for Blog posts. 280 more words


The Garden in May

The view across the garden last week

The garden is flourishing after a very warm start to the month of May, plus a few much needed downpours in the past fortnight. 241 more words