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Wordless Wednesday: Swingtime

 

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Waistcoats and Breeches

The fuchsia on the left (‘Swingtime”) has amused me this summer, as the flowers always look as if they are bursting out of their shiny red waistcoats – you can see the shape of the inner petals bulging under the … Continue reading

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Who’s a Silly Girl Then….?

….’Ellen Picotee’ is! Doesn’t she realise it is now August and hellebores flower in early spring? Her appearance was a complete and utter surprise this morning when I paused in my morning ramble to admire the foliage in the woodland … Continue reading

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