Tag Archives: Clematis ‘Josephine’

Slugging it Out

It may have been wet for much of yesterday but that didn’t stop several rambles round the garden at various times of day. On the first ramble I noticed that Clematis ‘Rebecca’ was looking a little ragged and guessing who … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Who’s the Boss?

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Not Tonight, Josephine

…but maybe in a day or two Clematis ‘Josephine’ will be fully open and showing herself off after several years without flowering. She has responded well to a changed location, but I  am still periodically surprised by things that suddenly … Continue reading

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As Good as a Rest

Over the last couple of years having more time to give attention to the garden has brought certain underperforming plants to my notice, plants that have barely managed to switch themselves on, let alone shine brightly. Two climbing roses in … Continue reading

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