Tagged with aster

Adieu To August

Adieu To August

After several rather disappointing damp summers, and a long cold winter, we have at last enjoyed a fine summer here, with surprising heat still in the sun now as the season begins to wane. Advertisements

September Review

September Review

As September draws to a close, the long border is still holding stubbornly on to summer, unperturbed by the recent heavy downpours.

October Borders At Wisley

A friend’s wedding took us over the Severn and into England for the weekend, and afterwards presented an unmissable chance to visit the amazing gardens at RHS Wisley. And who forgot her camera? Quite. But this age of technology means that I still had the camera on my phone to hand, so I must apologise … Continue reading

Pretty In Pink

Pretty In Pink

I have been watching the first flower develop on one of the mixed Aster ‘Big Boy’ plants borne from a packet of seed that I bought on a whim (was it last year?), sowed this spring and finally squeezed into a corner in the vegetable patch a few weeks ago. I wasn’t sure that any … Continue reading