Tag Archives: Sarah Raven ‘The Bold and Brilliant Garden’

A Seedy Business

A damp earlier part to the day saw me leafing through seed catalogues and Sarah Raven’s ‘Bold and Brilliant Garden’, starting to rough out a list of potential seed purchases. Our local garden centre always has a 50% discount on … Continue reading

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Rain Stops Play

Not that much play was expected today the forecast being as it was, so the relatively mild and dry day up until mid afternoon was a bonus – and gave me the chance to make a start on the replacement … Continue reading

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Decision Made

One decision, anyway, and that is that the Parottia persica can stay where it is – having looked in my books I see that it can grow upwards of 50 feet tall, and having nowhere suitable for another tree of … Continue reading

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