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Wordless Wednesday: Shades

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In a Vase on Monday: the Sweet Shop

There was no fixed plan for today’s vase – it could have been big and blousey or small and sweet and perhaps the end result is somewhere in between. The starting point was the hydrangea, three young heads from this … Continue reading

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To Yank or not to Yank

I  knuckled under and got some weeding done today, teasing out some bindweed roots from the main herbaceous borders, removing allium bulblets from the geranium beds at the foot of the clematis colonnade and generally pulling up the annual weeds that are … Continue reading

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The Long and the Short of it

…… or, more accurately, the tall and the big of it, although this doesn’t have quite the same ring about it. One of the intriguing things thrown up by this year’s combination of events, is the growth of this hydrangea … Continue reading

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