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Fog Drenched Roses

This past week I took some pictures of my roses during the morning fog.

I expected them to look a bit like what they do when it rains. 226 more words


Sweet Peas (Lathyrus odoratus)

For us, January is the time to start sowing Sweet Peas.  They are quintessential cottage garden plants with their delicate frilly petals and delicious scent.  In our view a Sweet Pea is not worth growing if it does not have a good scent. 1,074 more words

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Winter Flowers

Although the weather at this time of year tends to be rather cold and dreary there are a few beautiful blooms which brighten the grey and act as a prelude to the glory of Spring. 197 more words


Flower Droplets

Today, I had to prepare my greenhouse for the light freeze, the next few nights. Day temperatures will be above freezing. But at night, it will be a whole other story. 68 more words

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My Winter Garden In The Greenhouse

January always makes me feel gloomy, a little bit. The leaves are all blown from the trees by the wind. The first freeze took the life out of most plants. 89 more words

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New additions to our garden of Roses

I think it is fair to say that we already have a large number of roses throughout the garden – but there is always room for more!  318 more words

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Sparking that artistic flame - drawing inspiration from the flower garden

The flowers that we grow in our gardens and love for their natural beauty have been an inspiration for artists for hundreds of years and across many cultures. 450 more words

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