Category Archives: In my garden

Posts about life in my garden and thoughts/reflections directly related to it

Seeing green

I love the colour green; I like to wear it, I have rooms painted in green and most of all I love to see it in the garden.  And I find that this time of the year, when things have … Continue reading

Posted in #britishflowers, In my garden | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

#britishflowers

Creating this blog and actively engaging with some like-minded souls in the Twitterverse has brought me some amazing rewards already (my previous post refers) but I think the most exciting development in my gardening world to date must be the … Continue reading

Posted in #britishflowers, Adventures in my allotment, In my garden | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Snow, and an exciting development…

  My garden, and allotment are both fast asleep under a blanket of snow and whilst the pavements are icy and walking to the station means risking life and limbs I am still finding the sight of it beautiful.  Best … Continue reading

Posted in Adventures in my allotment, Blogging for Sarah Raven, In my garden | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Perfume for a wintery day…

I woke up to a fall of snow this morning.  It was what I’d describe as the ‘right sort of snow’ in that it dusted the rooftops and gardens but had not been enough to settle on the roads and … Continue reading

Posted in In my garden | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

First post of the year!

And I’ll open with a photo: This is the view from just outside my kitchen window, and my plan is to take a photo from the same spot at least once every week, for this year. I tried something similar … Continue reading

Posted in In my garden | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

At the end of the year…

I don’t get the whole New Year’s Eve party thing.  I never have done and can recall being at a party as a teenager and wondering why we wanted to make so much fuss about time passing, and with those … Continue reading

Posted in In my garden | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

Allotment update – the fate of the September sown seeds

At the beginning of this month I wrote how I had started off some hardy annuals from the Higgledy Garden ‘Seeds to Sow in September’ range.  Not only was this because I wanted to get some of my cut flower … Continue reading

Posted in Adventures in my allotment, In my garden | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments