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The big show-offs

The alien pods have opened. And just because I can, a couple of arty close-ups:

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All the colours of the rainbow

Well, pretty much. Just a selection of the colourful things happening at the moment – we have asters: Rudbeckias: These are the new perennial ones: And the annuals look fantastic mixed with the clary: Fuschia: And shiny black Hypericum berries: … Continue reading

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Rain? What rain?

Despite yellow warnings for torrential downpours, the best we could manage today was about two dozen drops. That’s not going to refill the water butt, is it? At least it has been overcast and much cooler today which is a … Continue reading

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The lilies are starting to open

Two vivid splashes of orange greeted me this morning, so I had to grab my phone and get some pictures. At least I could see what was on the screen today! We hadn’t grown lilies for some years as we … Continue reading

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