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The Garden in September 2018

Purple Sedum “Autumn Joy” lifts this little corner of my garden

September has been a tough month for the plants in my garden. They have been drenched by rain, and pounded by strong winds including Storm Ali. 414 more words


Botanical Bounty

Self sufficient veggies at Garden 1:

Tiny backyard delights at Garden 2

En-masse cottage charm at Garden 3

An artist couple’s quirky retreat at Garden 4… 508 more words



That it shudders through
and presages an untimely end,

that it transforms the night’s
body and leaves us

breathless and wanting,
petals strewn about, 65 more words


Cee's Fun Foto Challenge: Pastel Colors

Love Cee Neuner’s Fun Foto Challenge!

This week’s challenge is PASTEL COLORS.

It turned out to be surprisingly hard to find photos with predominantly pastel colors! 47 more words


Pink It Is #24

Tulip Pink

Join BeckyB’s Square in September: In the Pink. Photos must be square, and for September, have to contain something pink. See this  16 more words


Gardeners’ Question Time

A few notes from Gardeners’ Question Time (21.09.18):

Topics: using manure (it’s nitrogen-rich); a mystery plant; olive tree pruning; water lily beetles; mock oranges; agapanthus; mail order plants; and ‘ponds in pots’. 23 more words