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Creating a natural space in an urban jungle part 2.

Hello my beauties.

If you read my previous post you’ll know that I’ve been attempting to turn my damp, moss covered back yard into a more natural space. 926 more words



… of the piles of wonderful books that I will be able to get back to reading once my RHS Level 2 exams are over tomorrow. 14 more words

In A Vase On Monday

Talkin' bout my generation

As you all know, I’m a ‘newbie’ to the gardening world. I think it’s the same case for a lot of people in my generation. I’ve always been intrigued but thought “where do I start?”. 479 more words

Exhaustion and the quiet of the suburbs.

Saturday. The alarm switched off the night before, being able to sleep in until the heady delights of 7am, when my bladder can’t hold out any longer. 1,302 more words


Too HOT to TROT!

Caution you are entering a DROUGHT ZONE!

Hello Friends, I’m taking a moment to prepare this post which is the first since mid May – I haven’t had time to write ANYTHING, and even know I should be outside manning the garden hoses! 851 more words

Home Improvement

Wildflowers or Weeds?

It’s day 18 and the #30dayswild challenge is still encouraging me to spend that little extra time to get to know my natural surroundings a little better, so I’ve been trying to identify my findings. 162 more words


Therapy Gardens

June 2018

There is an emerging body of scholarship that supports gardening and the cultivation of green spaces in urban environments as a vital part of healthcare and well-being provision in cities and communities. 908 more words

Mental Health