End of month view-July 2016

Another month, another transition, or so┬áit seems to me. July seems to have been the month when the pinks, reds, blues and mauves of early summer yield to the yellows, oranges and scarlets of late summer. I've gone overboard on Dahlias this year. I bought 20 new varieties from Varfell and while a few didn't…

End of month view, June 2016

There's no getting away from the fact that foliage has had a better time of it this month than flowers. Growth of just about everything has been prodigious, except for the things I've failed to protect from slugs, but flowering has been patchy. Foxgloves, mostly self sown pinks, a few planted whites, have been great…