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Preparing our Herb Society exhibit for RHS flower show Tatton Park 2015

Following last year’s medal success

We were really pleased when last year’s Herb Society team, led by Barbara & Peter Depledge, won a Silver Gilt medal at RHS Tatton… 438 more words


Do as the Romans Do?

There is a real sense now in the garden that business is in full swing! There are a variety of beautiful scents wafting throughout the garden as I tend to various jobs. 510 more words

Garden Adventures

Growing my own fruit, vegetables and herbs

About three and half years ago my family and I moved to a new location and when we looked at the property we were going to live in I was happy to see that there was a veggie patch in the backyard. 561 more words

Serenity in the Garden

This week it feels as though there is not much new happenings in the garden and yet it is clear that it is still ticking over, and really hard at work taking advantage of all the beautiful sunshine we have had this week. 640 more words

Garden Adventures

Growing parsley

A hobby of mine is to grow my own fruit, vegetables and herbs. I really enjoy growing from seed and get excited when they grow into a big plant. 376 more words


Feverfew tea

This morning, I am having a cup of tea made of feverfew leave and tiny flowers.

I planted my feverfew plants last year and I have lovely flowers this year. 128 more words

Brighton Food

Summer Has Arrived

Whoever first coined the phrase “lazy summer days” surely did not tend a vegetable garden or have children to drive to and from day camp.  I have to admit I have had a bit of writer’s block, probably due to the busyness of the days.   211 more words