So the blogging idea has already failed – it was supposed to be my way of logging what I do in the garden, what works, what doesn’t. A garden diary on steroids, if you will, taking full advantage of tags and photos etc. Well, here’s a surprise – I am already behind. Last week, can’t…
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There were a million and one things I should have been doing today, all boring grown-up things like the accounts, or sorting through stuff, or laundry. Instead, I siezed the excuse of the new dahlia tubers arriving to potter in the warmth of a real Spring day. No coat required, just plenty of tea, and,…
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My excuse for not posting for months (and months) is that, in my guise as a web designer, I kept intending to put together a site that included my garden blogging, but which also held a calendar for me to leave reminders for myself on and record what I did when. But I kept getting…
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Well, have been very lax about keeping this up to date. Still no sign of the annual seedlings, or the second lot I tried under the Magnolia. This patch is rife with roots, so will need very careful under planting – I’m thinking geraniums, or possibly aquelegias. The patio is now completely taken over by…
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Well, yesterday I finally got round to planting the lobelia I split a few weeks ago, and the aquilegia that was languishing in an over stuffed pot. I also rescued a grass – I hope – and will nurse it back to full size for the future garden. I spend an inordinate amount of time…
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