Tag Archives: Clematis cirrhosa ‘Freckles’

Six on Saturday: Coming Up Roses

Most of the roses here that are having a second flush seem to have done so later than usual, waiting till September to really get going again. ‘Lady Emma Hamilton’ is undoubtedly the star of this late showing, flowering perhaps … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: How I Love Those Freckles!

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Shame on Me!

How could I possibly have forgotten to photograph my favourite clematis yesterday, C cirrhosa ‘Freckles’?! Shame on me indeed! I have been SO pleased to see the perhaps a couple of dozen flowers in recent weeks, the first time of … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Freckleface

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Holding a Torch

I am grateful to Anna of Green Tapestry for introducing me to tithonia or Mexican sunflower, this one being Tithonia rotundifolia ‘Torch’ when she suggested last year it would be a useful contender for my bold borders. Up till then … Continue reading

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Freckles Grows Up

One of the things you don’t really want to happen is for plants to turn up unannounced in December and expect to be planted. At least the ground isn’t frozen today, as it has been some years when things haveĀ arrived … Continue reading

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