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  • I Canna Believe It!

    by Sunil
    by Sunil

    I think it’s been another week or two and the garden jobs continue apace. I’ve moved on from the, “deal with this now or it’s gonna die”, through the, “shouldn’t …

  • Going Potty

    by Sunil
    by Sunil

    I lay awake at night, struggling to sleep. My mind is spinning at 100 miles an hour (or 160 kmph if you want metric). Garden jobs just keep going round …

  • Snow and Sun in Summer Time

    by Sunil
    by Sunil

    When I titled the last post, “Gardening on Ice” I didn’t mean for the blog to go “on ice” as well, yet here we are, over two months later with …

  • Gardening on Ice

    by Sunil
    by Sunil

    Well it’s been a few months since the last post and as with most northern temperate gardens around this time of year, there hasn’t been much going on. A long …

  • All Quiet in the Garden

    by Sunil
    by Sunil

    It’s all quiet in the garden. I haven’t done anything notable in it for weeks. The only major bit of work was the pre-winter pruning of the beech hedges; front …

  • The Pre-Winter Interlude

    by Sunil
    by Sunil

    The weather has remained somewhat civil over the last few weeks yet I haven’t actually been doing much outside. We have had a moderately large bulb-planting session for the new …

  • Filling Paths and Planting Plants

    by Sunil
    by Sunil

    Another week of mostly dry weather (there were some exceptions) has meant another week of somewhat intensive gardening – racing to get everything done before the season draws to a …

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