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In a Vase on Monday: Luna Landing

I have to confess to being thrilled with the result of today’s vase, based around the newly opened stem of Amaryllis/Hippeastrum ‘Luna’, a bloom that would have looked gorgeous however it was presented. The soft white petals with a greenish … Continue reading

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Patchwork

I would hope I can be forgiven for gawping in admiration every time I pass this wonderful piece of patchwork in the woodland edge border – after all, how beautiful is that? When the property became ours in 1996 this … Continue reading

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Light and Shade

Most of the UK has been enjoying what must have been the two sunniest and warmest days of the year so far, no doubt forgetting the usual¬†cynicism about Bank Holiday weather in the process. Apart from my short and quickly … Continue reading

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