Category Archives: Garden Bloggers Blooms Day

Best Blooms in August

Every month, Chloris of The Blooming Garden encourages us to post pictures of our star performers and it is always interesting to see what is blooming elsewhere as well as checking monthly progress in our own gardens. Visible from our … Continue reading

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Hot July Blooms

I had taken photographs this afternoon of blooms that were coping with this month’s heat and dryness to link to Chloris’ monthly meme so was pleased to see that she has posted details of her choice July blooms today. Do … Continue reading

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June Stalwarts

There are some trouble-free plants that you can always rely on, so whilst enjoying a welcome couple of days of getting to know the garden properly again and regaining some ‘headspace’ I thought I would highlight some of them and … Continue reading

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Top May Blooms: a Recurring Theme

The wisteria may be a little half-hearted this year having suffered, I think, from the cold northerly winds we had in March, but elsewhere in the garden things are definitely hotting up – and with a recurring theme. Chloris of … Continue reading

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Best Blooms in April

Chloris of The Blooming Garden invites us to share our top ten blooms each month although I have to say that I don’t usually count because that might mean excluding something equally praiseworthy. There are certainly no end of delights … Continue reading

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Blooms Bringing Pleasure in March

I have been busy with all sorts of things recently, not just The Project or even the garden, and missed my usual Wordless Wednesday post without even being aware it was Wednesday. Like me, the garden has also been busy, … Continue reading

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Never a Dull Moment: Top Blooms for February

The February garden is dominated by the usual seasonal stalwarts, the snowdrops, the witch hazels and, now gradually coming on board, the hellebores. There are too many of each to list the top ten but above are a selection of … Continue reading

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