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"Lucifer" has arrived

I'm having to write here because the person I need to thank is unable to log into...

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13 Oct, 2020
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Pear rust has arrived

Over the summer I have watched as my pear gradually developed brown spots on some...

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21 Sep, 2020
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Wildlife while planting beans

I was planting the last of my climbing French beans this morning, taking the opportunity...

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28 Jun, 2020
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Rambling rose

Came across this today, in woods next to road, no one's garden. Full of bees This...

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17 Jun, 2020
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Good, bad & ugly in my April garden. Part Three

Now moving around to the front, not much of a garden, more a wide verge adjacent...

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28 Apr, 2020
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Good, bad & ugly in my April garden. Part Two

So the journey continues, part one left at the steps & bluebells. There are...

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27 Apr, 2020
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Good, bad & ugly in my April garden. Part One

It's been a while since I posted, and with a recent Lumix camera itching to be out...

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26 Apr, 2020
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Autumn at RHS Wisley

With Autumn sunshine it was time to visit RHS Wisley again First stop of course was...

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13 Nov, 2019
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Around Sir Harold Hillier Gardens in November

Went around the Sir Harold Hillier gardens, near Romsey, this Monday. It was a dull...

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6 Nov, 2019
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October fruit updates

About time I updated on the progress of the 2019 fruit plantings The grape "Green...

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13 Oct, 2019
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August fruit updates

Thought it was about time I showed what the recent sun has helped move along A juicy...

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13 Aug, 2019
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Temptations

Out goes my resolve, e mail from T & M, all seeds for quid a packet offer. Looks...

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27 Jun, 2019
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