Category Archives: Gardening

Wordless Wednesday: Mixed Messages

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In a Vase on Monday: Sunshine on a Cloudy Day

A mixed day, in fact, as a sunny morning yesterday gave way to a sudden short but heavy shower when I was in the greenhouse, then again as I prepared to photograph this vase, as you can see from the … Continue reading

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Top Ten Blooms in September

I have been participating in Garden Bloggers Blooms Day for about 5 years but of late have just done a blooms round-up for my own records rather than join in with the GBBD meme itself. Chloris of The Blooming Garden, … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: It All Begins Again

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Just Another List

I know this bowl and the pillar supporting it are listing like the famous Leaning Tower of Pisa, but there is no need to fear as the bricks are stacked naked of mortar and are just to give me something … Continue reading

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All From a Pint Pot

I referred recently to the extra 9 square feet or so of extra space that the greenhouse extension would be providing, but in practice this is just the additional floor space and with an industrious Golfer and extensions to the … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: Coffee n’ Cake

Regular visitors to Rambling in the Garden will have guessed from the title what is being featured in today’s vase, without even seeing the photo: Dahlia ‘Café au Lait’. This distinctive decorative dahlia has large heads in a milky coffee … Continue reading

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