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F is for flower borders

Now that the mornings are becoming cooler with a fine mist there’s no harm in looking back to the glories of summer. The flower borders at… 84 more words

West Dean Gardens

Neglected Chores: A Garden Update

Last weekend was not much for gardening. I went away on Saturday and Sunday was far too hot to be outside doing anything other than swimming or sitting in the shade reading. 337 more words

Local Food

The Tropical Border And How I Learned To Hate Soaker Hose

Like last year, I gambled on a fine spring by planting up the tropical border early.

In mid-April, to a comb-and-tissue-paper fanfare, I dug up the big red banana ( 586 more words