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Exhausted but contented

I woke up early this morning and as the weather was mild I decided to start pruning...

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10 Mar, 2018
Amsterdam

Gardeners' World returns tonight

For those who do like to watch Gardeners' World- it's back! From 8.30-9.00 on BBC...

2 comments

9 Mar, 2018
Amsterdam

Visit from posse of Fieldfares

I was blessed with a visit of a group of over 20 Fieldfares who stripped my crabapple...

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2 Mar, 2018
Amsterdam

Shropshire- 6 inches of snow!

We’ve had 6 inches of snow within 24 hours! Absolutely magical. The school were I...

16 comments

9 Dec, 2017
Amsterdam

Poor blackberry picking

Every year around this time I go blackberry picking at my local bedgerow down the...

11 comments

30 Sep, 2017
Amsterdam

Around the garden

I just had a walk around my rather wet garden and haven't been in my garden for nearly...

10 comments

30 Jun, 2017
Amsterdam

New summerhouse

I would like to introduce you to my new summerhouse! My family have called it a...

15 comments

13 Jun, 2017
Amsterdam

Digging for Britain!

As you might know I'm having a rather wonderful summerhouse built so I've had to...

8 comments

21 May, 2017
Amsterdam

Gardening and Mental Illness

Hi there. I am a great believer in promoting gardening to those who are struggling...

21 comments

14 May, 2017
Amsterdam

Pleasantly surprised!

Isn't life great when you've forgotten what you planted in the autumn? Stepped outside...

4 comments

2 Apr, 2017
Amsterdam

Sunny afternoon

Hi there. I have just come out of the garden after sitting in the sun for 40 minutes...

6 comments

21 Dec, 2016
Amsterdam

Sitting under my laburnum tree

I am sitting under my laburnum tree listening to the seed pods popping open in the...

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2 Oct, 2016
Amsterdam


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