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After blithely calling these pretty pink things ‘asters’ all the time I have been raising them, it is only this week that I realised that they are not really asters at all but Callistephus chinensis, sometimes known as ‘Chinese asters’. … Continue reading
I had to rein myself in when choosing flowers for today’s vase but even so there is a far greater variety and quantity of blooms than usual. It had to be roses of course, because they are just getting better … Continue reading
It may have been wet for much of yesterday but that didn’t stop several rambles round the garden at various times of day. On the first ramble I noticed that Clematis ‘Rebecca’ was looking a little ragged and guessing who … Continue reading