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The wildflower patch is starting to get going

I am pleased about this.  Only a couple of plants have flowered so far but the longer days and warmer weather have made all the plants (weeds?) stronger and more vigorous.   208 more words

Isle Of Wight

Finally back to my garden!

Last year, what with being pregnant and all that comes with it, I didn’t get much time to spend in the garden. We’re very lucky and have a nice big garden and a huge vegetable patch. 219 more words



Finally got around to moving the Lupins, the bed they were in was for ever getting water logged ( and as we are mostly clay it was getting pretty unpleasent) . 29 more words



Last Sunday at Harlow Carr I had hoped to find lupins (green manure). Unfortunately, they seemed to have powered down their green manure stock.

On the other hand, they had these beautiful ornamental lupin seeds … 79 more words


Purple Mountain's Majesty - Color Your World

I have used this picture before but it was so apt for the Crayola Colour Challenge set by Jennifer Nichole Wells I couldn’t resist it. I have to say what a cool name for a crayon colour! 30 more words

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