The Missing Senses; Easter Hunts and Bleeding Hearts; and a (For Now) Shared Secret.


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What a fabulous but exhausting fortnight we’ve enjoyed in the garden. Just compensation for the poor wet winter and disappointing freeze drying of last spring’s Easterlies. But how to record this in a blog? My brother Mark has told me … Continue reading

Lily of the Valley; Swallows; Links and the Evolution of our Terrace Garden


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After what was perhaps the biggest global internet media event ever, the wedding of Prince William and Catherine Middleton, I had to start with a brief mention of Lily of the Valley. We inherited ours when we moved into a … Continue reading

Tropical Temperatures in Wales


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The garden has been in a state of suspended animation over the last week. Influenced by the high pressure which has dominated recent weather patterns, we have had gloriously sunny days, no rain and hard frosts at night. Good for … Continue reading