Category Archives: End of Month View

Too Soon to End the June Tune!

We say it so often, but it’s hard to believe another month is over and that the garden has moved on thirty days since I last shared views and a video of the garden as a whole. Posting pictures every … Continue reading

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End of Month View: the Darling Blooms of May

Welcome to an end of month view of the garden at the end of May. I took the video and photos of the garden fairly early this morning, to avoid potential extraneous garden noises on the video; sadly, when I … Continue reading

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End of Month View: April Has NOT Been the Cruellest Month…

…indeed no, for it has brought us glorious weather, warm and sunny almost from start to finish, with a paltry 5mm of rain early in the month not increasing till this week, when a damp and showery Tuesday took it … Continue reading

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End of Month View: a Visual First

For the first time, as well as the usual photographs showing the main parts of the garden at the end of the month, I am including a link to a video ramble. For me, the EOMV posts are a useful … Continue reading

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End of Month View: a Warm and Fuzzy Feeling

We are all conscious of February being a shorter month, albeit only two or three days shorter, but I am in no particular hurry to see the back of it and welcome March and the increasing promise of spring. How … Continue reading

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End of Month View: Greening Up

It wasn’t a sunny day today although temperatures, at around 12°C, were the mildest they have been for a few weeks, but somehow everything looked greener and brighter. I imagine it was something to do with the quality of light … Continue reading

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End of Year View: the Garden at the End of December

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End of Month View: Winter Beckons

Winter is definitely beckoning with the garden looking increasingly stark in green and brown monochrome. It is nevertheless an exciting time, with the thrill (yes, indeed) of  cutting back and generally tidying up the year’s efforts with the promise of … Continue reading

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End of Month View: Golden Threads Amongst the Green

Although the garden is still overwhelmingly green (and thankfully without frost-blackened dahlias on my return from a few days at my Mum’s), there are flashes of gold in places, particularly in the second picture of the streamside grass and shrub … Continue reading

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End of Month View: No Corsets

The garden Unlaces its stays And exhales, Sitting back and Relishing the freedom. Time poverty, Benign neglect And Autumn Conspire To bring dissipation: Plants loll And jostle, Leaning against Their tipsy friends; Like squatters, Weeds take advantage Of the laxness, … Continue reading

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