Summertime

Summertime

Through these long hot summer days, the garden has filled out, knitting across any lingering gaps with a gentle progression of colour.

Lost Again

Lost Again

A couple of days after returning from our recent week away, we lost our beloved cat Xander: another casualty to our ‘quiet’ country lane.  

Flare

Flare

As May drew to a close, the garden was alight with flares of early summer colour.

Verdant

Verdant

Last weekend was a three-day break for many in the UK, thanks to the bank holiday, and as usual we took the opportunity to catch up in the garden.

Barcelona

Barcelona

I found myself quite captivated by one of our clumps of the fuchsia-pink Barcelona tulips, now in their third year here, as I took a rest from working in the spring sunshine on Good Friday.