I am an infrequent contributor to Six on Saturday hosted by The Propagator Blog but coming back from my holiday and welcomed by a glorious display of colour on the patio I have to share them with you.1. My Container Garden It wasn’t deliberate that the brights are on one side and the gentle shades are on the… Continue reading Six on Saturday – Patio Planting 23-06-2018
It's been quite a while since I've stepped up to the plate when it comes to photography challenges, so I was excited to feel stirred into action with this new monthly challenge. I have just scraped in this month. Today, Sunday, is a very dank and drear, which makes taking photos even more of a… Continue reading Garden Photography Challenge : January – A Winter Garden
Welcome to my contribution to an English Cottage garden. Today it's sunny, warm and we have had some rain, which is much needed. I am feeling really pleased with my garden so am going to give you a little tour. It maybe one of the smallest gardens in the garden blogging fraternity but it… Continue reading Come into my garden
At last enough flowers have appeared in the garden to make my first Flower Vase Monday of 2015. The Compassion Rose is an abundance of blooms, with loads of Nigella, Garnet Penstemons and Hot Lips Sage I was able to put together this little posy in a brown jug.
Oh, how glorious gardens are when the flowers start appearing. Looking back on blog posts in previous years everything in my garden is a week or two later than usual. We had some rain last week but not enough to really soak the soil and the temperature dropped for a week or two. However,… Continue reading Flowers in the Garden Early May
I can't believe how lucky I have been this week. In need of a break, I took this week off work and the weather has been fabulous! Unseasonably warm, at least until yesterday when a sea mist hung around all day and the day had a slight chill to it. It was so lovely being… Continue reading Spring Has Sprung