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I don't think it knows any better

It’s November, and there’s one little Foxglove booming out in the yard –

Shoulda been done weeks ago. No idea why, but she seemsĀ to be thriving. 8 more words

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In a vase on Monday - Wildish Flowers

Most of my flowers this week are plants which spread themselves around without too much help given a slightly welcoming environment. There are a lot of twisty extending stems, a few herbs which have run wild, and one or two which are weeds. 252 more words


Bumbler bees and foxgloves

Sometimes when you take a photograph you only notice something unusual about it when you come to examine the image closely on the computer. I took this image of a foxglove flower – something about the inside of the flower caught my attention – but it was only when I looked closely at the image that I noticed the hairs standing up on the inside, on the lower surface. 587 more words


In a vase on Monday: last chance rail

Today’s garden reminded me of those ‘Last Chance!’ rails in high street clothes shops. It’s the end of another season, stock is diminished, and there are only a few oddments left from which to take one’s pick. 306 more words

In A Vase On Monday