Category Archives: Six on Saturday

Six on Saturday: Propagation

I treated myself to a hydropod cuttings propagator recently and it looks as if it will prove to a good investment. The cuttings slot into foam discs inserted in the tray, which in turn sits above a water reservoir which … Continue reading

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Six on Saturday: Wollerton Old Hall

Yesterday I met up with three ex-colleagues to visit Wollerton Old Hall. near Market Drayton in Shropshire, about an hour’s journey from home; this was my third visit, and the garden remains one of my favourites. Four acres in size, … Continue reading

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Six on Saturday: Here and There

We have been out and about in the last week or two, starting with a visit to RHS Harlow Carr where last week’s Six on Saturday’s sculptures were. The above view shows the part of the iconic streamside garden which … Continue reading

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Six on Saturday: 70 Days of Sculpture for RHS Harlow Carr’s 70th

Joining Jon the Propagator for Six on Saturday

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Six on Saturday: And Now For Something a Little Bit Different

Spring flowering rhododendron, petite R ‘Impedium’ above and a normally early spring flowering Hellebore ‘Double Aubergine White’ below: One of many flowers (mostly over) of winter flowering Viburnum bodnantense ‘Dawn’: Flower buds on winter flowering Clematis armandii ‘Snowdrift’: Seeds pods … Continue reading

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Six on Saturday: Projects

Joining in with Jon the Propagator; please visit his blog to see other sixes

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Six on Saturday: Late Summer Stalwarts

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