Posts Tagged ‘flowers’

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Poppies Galore

I think I’m what you might call a wimpy gardener. I’m the sort of person who becomes anxious if I cut a few flowers away from the main plant. Worrying because the flowers would have a longer life in the garden than in a vase in the house. I’ll only do this if there is a profusion of […] Read more…

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In the May Garden

I’m taking the week off. Yes, I know, I’m here now typing away but I just couldn’t resist posting these pictures of the flowers in my garden. I never thought I’d say this, but I love looking at them; in real life and through pictures. Especially the lupin. I could gaze at the lupin for […] Read more…

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Snowdrops in the Green

Waking up in the mornings at the moment the sun is often out but it is too warm for a gleaming frost. Despite the sun the grass is looking tired, faded. It has put up with a lot of weather over the last few months. Then there are patches of mud. Especially in and around […] Read more…

Let’s Go Outside: Splashes of colour

Our garden is very green. Beautifully green. Lawn, wild grass, nettles. As we also have wild rabbits I’d eventually like to create a walled garden around the house where I can grow beautiful, big, splashes of coloured flowers and plants freely, without worrying a rabbit is going to eat them for a midnight feast. Until […] Read more…