Tag Archives: Echinops sphaerocephalus ‘Arctic Glow’

After the Ball is Over

Fellow blogger Chloris recently commented about the deflation felt now that June’s wonderful flush of roses is largely over – walking through our humble rose garden here is certainly not the same experience it was a few weeks ago, although … Continue reading

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Arctic Orbs are Glowing

Having had visitors yesterday afternoon I didn’t tick many things off my mental list, but today I have been able to finish tying in some of the fruit laden raspberry and blackcurrant shoots, whilst fighting the longer and pricklier loganberry … Continue reading

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