Tubs in the side patio

I have a small space at the side of the house which is protected and where one can sit on warm mornings and evenings. I have planted tubs with ferns but would like to plants some small shrubs for height and yet more colour. I have had all of the following before, but they had outgrown…

Suffolk Garden Year 5

The garden in Suffolk is in the middle of a village and so it needed to be appropriate for the village. I started with nothing in 2011 and this year the hedge along the pavement is finally filled in – good progress in four and a bit growing seasons. And behind the hedge is a…

Late evening in Suffolk

The garden in Suffolk is growing fast, despite the generally chilly and windy weather. Yesterday evening I wondered if the small camera, Canon SX240HS, would cope with the twilight – for all its limitations it really does produce amazing closeup results with a 4.5-90mm lens.

Changes!

I am changing my blogs! As time has passed my focus has narrowed and I think the blogs would be more interesting if they were focussed. So one will be about gardens, gardening, and plants (Enthusiastic Gardener); my main site will continue to explore London and abroad (currently Londondiaryblog but a new name to be decided); I will…