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Frost Damage and Gardening

I had a beautiful, huge shrub in the back garden. I’m not sure what it was, but the flowers were like a Mahonia or a Bottle Brush plant. I was waiting for it to spring back to life once the … Continue reading

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Rabbits

Who needs a pet rabbit, when wild ones come to play every day? It’s lovely watching them play in the garden, but I won’t be trying to grow cabbages again this year.

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The Gate Installed

Here it is, a gate designed to fit in a three-foot gap, and posts we managed to get into the existing holes. The posts are as deep below ground as they are high above. We did have fun fitting them … Continue reading

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No Gate Yet

We have a gap in our wall. Until a week or two ago, there were a few struts of rotting wood held together with bungees filling the gap, but we didn’t think that had a great deal of kerb appeal … Continue reading

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The First Blossom of Spring

What a day! I finally got out and started clearing up in the garden. It has been such a cold winter, and we’ve had so much wind, it was all looking a bit desolate out there. Today I got out … Continue reading

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Sunshine!

The sun shone this afternoon. So I went out and photographed some flowers. I did look out for anything with a bit of colour, but unfortunately in our garden that’s only abandoned plastic sand pit toys at this time of … Continue reading

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Fencing Part 2

See! The new fence. We put the main posts in yesterday, and the concrete which was supposed to go off in 20 minutes took rather longer. Today we put up the new panels, so next door can let their dog … Continue reading

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