Here We Blow Again

Oh, the inconvenience; first Ciara, now Dennis, putting paid to any plans we had to tend our allotment or work in the garden this weekend. We could have braved the elements, but it would have been no fun at all and terrible for the earth. Nothing for it other than to stay indoors and wait […]

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Premature Paperwhites

What is it with me and Paperwhite Narcissi? For the umpteenth year running the flowers are out, in all their beautifully perfumed glory, a good three weeks before Christmas. I learnt long ago not to plant them as soon as the bulbs arrive.  This only results in a glorious festive display……in October.  Last year I tried […]

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