Tag Archives: Polygonatum

In a Vase on Monday: Does My Bum Look Big in This?

I had been going to call this vase ‘Woodland Edge’, but the alternative title popped into my head just before the vase was filled and it seemed more catchy! The title takes its name from Persicaria ‘Superbum’ which I have … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned

Temperatures have stayed low for the last few days, dipping below freezing overnight and not making outdoor jobs very enticing during the day – apart from my rambles, tasks were restricted to inspecting the greenhouse, picking a few raspberries and … Continue reading

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Little Beauties

And aren’t they just?! Tulipa¬†‘Little Beauty’ was just one of the surprises I had when I took an unexpected visitor and sometime reader of this blog round the garden yesterday, realising that my early start and late finish at the … Continue reading

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