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In a Vase on Monday: The Joys of Autumn

Some of the contents for this vase were mentally chosen after photographing blooms for Garden Bloggers Blooms Day, in particular its focus, Sedum ‘Autumn Joy’. This is one of the plants that has come with me from at least one … Continue reading

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Hurrah for the Bishop!

Despite following guidance and advice I have still been bereft of dahlias so far this year – until I spotted this flower on ‘Bishop of Llandaff’ today. This is at least a small success story as it must be the … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: Chartreuse

Reading between the lines over the last week would have given you a good clue to what was going to appear in today’s vase – in particular Hydrangea arborescens ‘Annabelle’, its flowers not yet fully open and still appearing as … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: Purple Haze

I realised yesterday that whilst I was rambling I was subconsciously also ‘prowling’, looking for ideas for today’s vase. The dark purple hyacinth that had recently opened in a container down the side of the house was the most likely … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: Fire! Fire!

Unlike last week I had no advance idea of what today’s vase was going to include, and was on the turn of my ramble after checking the greenhouses (and ‘oohing’ and aahing’ at the new shelf, of course) when the … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: Simples!

For those not in the UK the title might not mean anything, but indeed ‘Simples!’ has officially entered the English language following its use as a catchphrase in a comparison website advert which features either irritating or endearing Russian meerkat … Continue reading

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