Category Archives: trees

Wordless Wednesday: Red and Orange and Yellow and Green and…Amethyst?

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Six on Saturday: Another One Bites the Dust…

Well, another two really, as these two silver birches were felled a couple of weeks ago by Tom, Tom, the Lumberjack’s son, our friendly young tree surgeon, the Golfer having erred on the side of caution and decided he was … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Beech Body Ready

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Let There Be Light…

…and there was light, once the oak tree had been cut down to size. Having been planted in what I called the woodland edge border, the plants underneath the canopy can all cope with a certain amount of shade, but … Continue reading

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A Bit of Forestry, Part Two: the Path Less Travelled

Less than a month ago, blogging friend Chloris from The Blooming Garden happened to mention, when talking about projects, that she had been having fun uncovering a hidden overgrown brick path. This sounded an exciting discovery and reminded me of … Continue reading

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A Bit of Forestry, Part One

It was Chloris who, on seeing some of the evidence from my busy Six on Saturday post, suggested that we might be doing ‘a bit of forestry’, and yes, she was right. Now, we all know that ‘mighty oaks from … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Tracery

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In a Vase on Monday: Calming Ciara With Zen

The UK has been having a battering from Storm Ciara, with high winds and, at times, torrential rain, causing all sorts of damage and localised flash flooding (and worse, I hear later, having written the post on Sunday). Our garden … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: See Where She Comes Apparelled Like the Spring

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Wordless Wednesday: Welcome, Benny!

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