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How To Look Good Naked

A few shots of bare trees taken this afternoon Even without leaves, trees can...

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6 Feb, 2015
Andrewr

Serendipity

I was reading a book yesterday while waiting for a meeting to start. It was 'In The...

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3 Feb, 2015
Andrewr

In The Beginning

A question I have often been asked is “what started your interest in gardening”?...

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30 Dec, 2014
Andrewr

A Little Love (And A Long Wait)

Here is a topical blog for Christmas. I was pruning my apple trees a few days ago...

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23 Dec, 2014
Andrewr

And The Winner Is

Each year, I look forward to seeing the first daffodil into flower. There are some...

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18 Dec, 2014
Andrewr

It's A Wrap

There are a few jobs in the garden that I think define autumn. Things such as storing...

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30 Nov, 2014
Andrewr

Not Fade Away

A small ‘problem’ with my bulb bed is that for much of the year, the spring flowering...

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18 Nov, 2014
Andrewr

Just One More? Oh, Go On Then

Although we generally think of spring as the time for buying new plants, autumn is...

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13 Nov, 2014
Andrewr

Discounted Plants

If anyone lives near the nursery of Hardy's Perennial Plants, you can 30% off all...

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28 Sep, 2014
Andrewr

Another Good Nursery

Earlier today, I received some plants via mail order from Beeches Nursery in Essex...

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24 Sep, 2014
Andrewr

Aster nova-angliae

Just as many plants are winding down for winter, asters brighten up the garden. While...

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16 Sep, 2014
Andrewr

Growing Old Gracefully

While some flowers are unattractive when they grow old (grey achilleas, or white...

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4 Sep, 2014
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