Clearing the decks
Raking and cutting back this weekend. I was at times beguiled by the weather into thinking it was March butRead more.
What’s flowering on not quite Christmas Day …
It is a tradition for Cottage Garden Society members, and I believe the Wildflower Society to see what’s in flowerRead more.
Such fun gi’s and gals
A crop of Magpie Inkcaps (Coprinus picaceus) popped up this autumn in the woodchip path, quite fascinating. The emerging fruitingRead more.
The north wind did blow and we had snow
In the pre sunrise up on Lansdown just north of Bath, the snow grey light gave an eerie start toRead more.
My autumnal predictions were too early
But now the cold has come in again, plants such as the species impatiens that looked OK a few weeksRead more.
Beside the seaside
Growing out of pebbles, no soil at all. Glaucium flavum or Horned Poppy because the long seed pods are likeRead more.