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June finishes

June finishes

June began with unseasonal rain and showers which meant it was a perfect time to root out weeds from the soft ground and watch the plants grow.  The rain has stopped abruptly and it is amazing how quickly the ground dries up.  The vegetable garden now needs a daily watering. We do not grow a … Continue reading

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder

Delicate and poised. The fennel in the garden gives colour and attracts life. Friend or foe? That depends on whether you are a solitary bee or not. We give you a name.  Should we judge you too?