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Six word Saturday

Seven on Saturday, or just six?

The last one’s a bit of a tease but I know you like cake!  I glean my flower shots from all sorts of places- our own garden, the odd bouquet, and often from Open Gardens on a Sunday afternoon. 67 more words


Garden Visits & Great Performers

Rebecca and I visited Robin Lensi’s garden a few weeks ago. It was quite a treat–Robin has created an incredible oasis in record time. If you missed her open garden, you can read about her garden transformation on her… 58 more words

Six word Saturday

I need to make some changes

Since my very first blog post it has been a point of honour with me to return all visits to my blog.   214 more words


Debrief: Pause and Reflect

With the second group visit on Wednesday, our NGS opening for 2017 is over and we can look back to what went well and forward to what could be done better next year. 1,256 more words


Community green spaces: a precious commodity

One of the most cherished and central aspects of community life is shared green spaces – areas where people congregate, walk the dog, go for a run, enjoy a moment of contemplation, take in a stunning view, or sit on a warm bench and flick through their copy of the… 646 more words


A tour of the country gardens of Ilmington

On a sunny Sunday last month I visited Ilmington in south Warwickshire, on the edge of the Costswolds, for the village open gardens weekend as part of the… 126 more words

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