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I have never been terribly interested in on-line shopping. I could never imagine how you could choose anything without first seeing or feeling it; how would I know if it will fit, how would I know if it’s the real thing. 364 more words

Osborne Mothers' Day

Like last year when I went to Mottistone, I do like to treat myself to a garden visit for Mothers’ Day, and this year it was  428 more words

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While hunting around for a suitable title for this post I came across this word. It sounded an apt description for a day spent looking at snowdrops, but alas it turns out it is Australian slang for stealing clothing, often women’s and often off a washing line! 832 more words


The Kitchen Garden at Packwood House

I made a lovely discovery recently – the beautiful walled kitchen garden. Apparently it’s been open to the public for about four years and I’m sure I’ve been to Packwood in that time, so I’m not sure how I’ve missed it ! 206 more words


The Bare Bones of Winter

We all know what we’re supposed to do to provide winter structure in our gardens –

1. Place evergreen topiary

2. Use box hedging

3. Add garden structures… 229 more words


Pane relief - a tale of two glasshouses. Well, fourteen actually.

My beloved wooden greenhouse, painted a dusty green called “Sargasso”, is not very big but it’s the biggest we could afford when we moved house. In fact we couldn’t afford to decorate the house proper because I spent so much money on the greenhouse. 945 more words

SG Buluh Nursery Random Visits

Chinese New Year in the corner ! SO Onnggg onggg ongg

Garden Visits