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A colourful Sunday morning

After breakfast a quick half hour of dead-heading and chopping back led to an even quicker photo session – it would have been longer but the camera battery was low! I dead-headed the aquilegia, the snow-in-summer and some of the … Continue reading

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A few of my dad’s photos

The slide scanning has continued at a slightly reduced pace this weekend as I had other things to do, but I’ve done a few more yesterday and today. It seems like an opportune moment to post a few of my … Continue reading

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A photo a week – review of the year

Slightly more than one for each month because for some months I couldn’t pick just one as typical, but a good look through the year and how the garden changed with the seasons.

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Keeping busy

Another day of getting bits and bobs sorted out today – we started with a trip to the garden centre, in search of a new pot for the canary palm (disclosure: I had to buy a new canary palm as … Continue reading

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The glimmerings of a new project

Not entirely garden-related but there will be some crossover. I have a lot of 35mm slides (and when I say a lot, I mean it). My dad was a very keen photographer and preferred slides to prints – he would … Continue reading

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Meanwhile, back in our garden

We had a day of tidying and weeding yesterday, following by a bit of planting. I took some photos at the time but most of them were terrible so I took some more this morning. In the front garden I … Continue reading

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What we did on our holidays, part 3

After our visit to Kingston Maurward we travelled just a few miles to the very lovely Athelhampton House & Gardens. Again we used our 2-for-1 card – it is a few pounds cheaper if you only want to go round … Continue reading

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