Yeah! This week for In a Vase on Monday I am displaying flowers, not bought from a shop, or cut from the garden flower patch, but a little posy chosen from pots on my patio. Whilst I was deadheading and I thought to myself there was no reason why I couldn’t arrangement a few in a small… Continue reading In a Vase on Monday – Being Non-symmetrical
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
Following on from last week's In a Vase on Monday I have used another mug from the kitchen cupboard. In the past few posts I've found a container and then picked the flowers. This time I knew I wanted to use the last of the hot flowers in the garden. Once I had my selection… Continue reading In a Vase on Monday – It’s Hot! Hot! Hot!
There is a delightful meme, called 'In a Vase Monday' hosted by Cathy at Rambling in the Garden. I joined in a few times last year but not regular basis. I remembered it today after torrential rain this morning and a garden damage inspection, when it cleared and the sun came out. My Monday vase is… Continue reading In a Vase Monday – After the Rain
What a stroke of luck I booked this week off work! The weather has been glorious, although with a marked nip in the air at night, during the day it's been warm and sunny. I love September. Some people groan "oh it's climate change", but I remember going to school in September dressed in a… Continue reading End of Month View – September 2015
This post is a day early but as I have found time to sit down I thought I would post it today. I don't write as many blog posts these days so making up for lost time. Thank you Helen at Patient Gardener for hosting this meme, it has proved to be an invaluable diary of… Continue reading End of Month View -May 2015