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Offspring

Offspring

Several years ago, my mum and I raised several plants of Oenothera odorata from seed. Advertisements

Fizz

Fizz

As summer draws towards a close, these are some of my highlights from the borders.

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.

Kate Glen

Kate Glen

Regular visitors to this blog may have noticed that I am particularly fond of purple flowers, and also rather a fan of salvias.

Merlin

Merlin

In the third year since our purchase at the Malvern Spring Show, Dierama ‘Merlin’ has really found its stride this year.

Gem

Gem

This week brought a lovely surprise in the post from my Mum.

True Blue

True Blue

Salvia patens (AGM) is often known as gentian sage, thanks to its deep blue flowers.

Green

Green

New domes of green are springing up across the garden and spreading out, gently swallowing up the bare earth as Spring finally gets into her stride.