Garden blogging

Restoring a Hampshire Garden – Chapter 3

I've just realised it's been 5 weeks since I last wrote an update on my daughter and Son in Law's Hampshire Garden. The last blog post, Chapter Two, was all about sorting out the heavy duty, overgrown trellis along the side of the garage. It is now festooned with lights and hanging pots, much nicer… Continue reading Restoring a Hampshire Garden – Chapter 3

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I Have an Allotment!

When faced with an overgrown allotment and not know what to do first, as the song goes: "Let's start at the very beginning. A very good place to start." I finally moved to Emsworth at the end of the day on Friday 20th April after my Buyer's solicitors took things right up to the wire… Continue reading I Have an Allotment!

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Restoring a Hampshire Garden – Chapter 1

'The Beginning' I mentioned in a recent post that my youngest daughter and her husband have recently moved and inherited once loved garden now sadly neglected and over run with brambles and ivy. They have been very kind to allow me to help them restore the garden and let me take photos and blog about… Continue reading Restoring a Hampshire Garden – Chapter 1

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When Winter Meets Spring!

I have been writing my blog since January 2011, it provides me with seven years to look back on and compare seasons, year on year.  This year, 2018, in West Sussex we had a visiting of snow a few weeks ago, a little more yesterday and when I woke this morning there was more snow,… Continue reading When Winter Meets Spring!