Photography

Book Review – The Kinfolk Garden

Reading time 10 minutes

I am generally reticent about writing book reviews. However, when the first couple of critiques I read online are comedically scathing, my interest is […]

Read more

Iris Reticulata ‘Pauline’

Reading time 7 minutes

In an exciting new development, the following post can now be enjoyed as a podcast as well as in text and photographs. Cultivars of […]

Read more

Baby steps (towards spring)

Reading time 10 minutes

Every weekend is pretty much the same during the lockdown. A time to catch up on sleep, to read, phone friends and family, make […]

Read more

BITTERSWEET MEMORIES OF 2020

Reading time 22 minutes

The year 2020. Where to begin? It’s tempting to dive straight into the obvious negatives – and let’s face it that would be rich […]

Read more

The House by the Lane

Reading time 6 minutes

‘Chyanvounder’: ‘Chy’ meaning house and ‘vounder’ meaning lane in the Cornish language. We have made three attempts to visit Cornwall this year. The first […]

Read more

Getting Away From It All

Reading time 7 minutes

Like many folk, we’ve barely spent a night away from home since the New Year. I love The Watch House with all my heart, […]

Read more

Garden Diary: May 2020 Part I

Reading time 18 minutes

Where, oh where did May go? No sooner had it started than June was upon us. Now it’s midsummer, the longest day is almost […]

Read more

Garden Diary: April 2020

Reading time 30 minutes

April was a bittersweet month. Among many positives were the beautiful weather and being able to spend extra time in the garden with The […]

Read more

Easter Extravaganza

Reading time 11 minutes

Oh the irony. For the last three years our National Gardens Scheme area organiser has been asking if we’d open the garden for a […]

Read more

Garden Diary: March 2020

Reading time 28 minutes

Who could have predicted that the Month of March would end as it did? Over the course of two weeks our daily routines changed […]

Read more

Hopping over to Stockholm

Reading time 6 minutes

This week my work took me to Stockholm to visit a potential supplier. I always look forward to visiting the Swedish capital since the […]

Read more

Follow The Frustrated Gardener and have new posts sent directly to your inbox

Join 8,103 other subscribers

Wordpress users click to subscribe here

Follow The Frustrated Gardener