Hot

Hot

This week, the UK is enjoying a mini heatwave. The sudden high temperatures and humidity are a little challenging to work and sleep in, but mostly welcome after the drab and cool start to our summer so far.

Indoor Outdoor

Indoor Outdoor

I’m quite intrigued at the comparison between my Salvia ‘Kate Glen‘ plants; two of which have overwintered in the garden, while the other I potted up and kept in our unheated greenhouse.

Fling

Fling

Spring is in full throttle, and I’m enjoying our under-storey planting.

Splash

Splash

January is drawing to a close already, and I am still rather conspicuous by my absence here in the blogosphere.

Golden

Golden

There I was, thinking that my return to work would allow me a little snatched time at the start or end of my working days to catch up with the mounting heaps of unread posts in my blog feed – and to write my own…

Catching Up

Catching Up

The garden is certainly taking something of a backseat this year… but there have been some changes.