Tag Archives: rockery

Between a Rock and a Hard Place

The revamped rockery has come on a bundle since it was replanted in February and even more since it was stripped, on a whim, of the resident ferns way back in August last year. I may look out over it … Continue reading

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Rock On, ooh, My Soul

I am well pleased with my rambles in the garden today, an hour or so’s work getting various new rock plants settled into the rockery and a range of seeds sown too. The rockery may not look very different yet, … Continue reading

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Sole Survivors

Following on from realigning the steps up the side of the rockery I found the remnants of a bag of mortar mix in the shed, so have been able to mortar around the edges of the steps to restrict the … Continue reading

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Steps in the Right Direction

In between showers and other things I have managed to shift a few of the rockery stones around and realign the steps up to the paved area – it worked better than I expected as I was able to reuse … Continue reading

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Who Stole the Snow?

It rained steadily during the night, but we were still not prepared for the almost complete absence of snow in the morning, presumably from┬áthe combination of rain and increase in temperature. Other than where snow had been piled up from … Continue reading

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