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Holiday in Latvia

I was away most of last week for a short break in Latvia. It is one of the three...

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2 Sep, 2008
Andrewr

They think it's all over - it is now

Today was the last of the groups booked in ‘by appointment’ to visit the garden....

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19 Aug, 2008
Andrewr

Bigger Gardens

I guess we’d all like a bigger garden so that we could grow everything we wanted...

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7 Aug, 2008
Andrewr

Another job jobbed

It rained this morning (it wasn’t forecast so I got wet coming back from the shops)...

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1 Aug, 2008
Andrewr

Yellow Book gardens - they're all different

I have visited three Yellow Book gardens in the last week. The first was a “plantsman’s...

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27 Jul, 2008
Andrewr

Ultimate Garden?

How's this for one-up-man-ship? Yesterday I went to a Buckingham Palace Garden Party. It...

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10 Jul, 2008
Andrewr

Colour Theory

Have you ever wondered why some colours look right together and others don’t? This...

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5 Jul, 2008
Andrewr

Visiting Gardens

What do you look for when visiting other people’s gardens? Some gardens we have to...

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29 Jun, 2008
Andrewr

Hidden Garden

The more observant among you may have noticed many parts of my garden are named....

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6 Jun, 2008
Andrewr

Countdown to opening - the day arrives

Well this is it – our Open Garden day. The forecast is dry and not too hot. The garden...

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19 May, 2008
Andrewr

Countdown to opening - one week to go

This is the second of three blogs about opening under the Yellow Book scheme. This...

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17 May, 2008
Andrewr

Countdown to opening - two weeks to go

Two of us in Bracknell, Berkshire open our gardens jointly under the Yellow Book...

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12 May, 2008
Andrewr


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