Garden blogging

In a Vase on Monday – Perfect Peonies

Ok, I'm going to be very honest these are Waitrose bought peonies. They are so beautiful I couldn't resist. Although peonies in a vase may not last long it is wonderful to be able to have a week or two enjoying them. I found a vase I don't often use because of the narrow neck… Continue reading In a Vase on Monday – Perfect Peonies

EOMV, Garden blogging

End of Month View – May 2018

They say better late than never! No longer the owner of a garden I was feeling a little melancholy, to say the least, when reading the links to the various blog posts for the End of Month View. Whilst looking at the photos of other gardeners flowers and plants I realised there is no reason… Continue reading End of Month View – May 2018

Garden blogging, Garden Meme

Six on Saturday – 7th April 2018

I really should think carefully and plan when I'm going to blog to make sure that when I publish a post it doesn't coincide with specific meme's, such as 'Six on Saturday' hosted by The Propagator Blog. That is just what I have done - two posts in one day! Nature has taken a bit… Continue reading Six on Saturday – 7th April 2018

Garden blogging, Restoring a garden

Restoring a Hampshire Garden – Chapter 2

KEEPING IVY AND HER FRIEND HONEYSUCKLE IN THEIR PLACE This latest task wasn't so much a restoration job, but a 'let's see what we have here' job. There are times when this is necessary to help see the bigger picture. The garage, strangely built at the back of the house taking up some of the… Continue reading Restoring a Hampshire Garden – Chapter 2