Six on Saturday – 19/10/2019

As the seasonal sine wave heads downwards I find myself taking pleasure out of ever smaller things in the garden. It doesn't seem forced, just natural. A smattering of flowers on the Daphne, a few late patches of blue from the Corydalis, the first bud opening on a camellia. The few things that are still…

Fuchsias, a few more good words or a good few more words.

I did a blog on Fuchsias in August but wanted to revisit them because there are several flowering now that weren't then and because they really are contributing hugely to the late season flower display. Most of what was flowering then still is, to a greater or lesser degree. Our garden club speaker this month…

Six on Saturday – 6/10/2018

I was expecting to wake to rain this morning, but it still hasn't arrived. It's not far away but it's not moving either. Hey ho. Six things happening in the garden now, no problem. One. Not one, but two bulging packets arrived in the post yesterday, next year's seeds. I stuck with Kings for my…