Category: Gardening

Oxygen-rich Air and Lichen

The real plants-woman of the family, Mrs Irene Nairn, has long been saying ‘that lichen is choking the trees and killing them off’ ‘No, no, no’! says I, ‘Its all good…lichen is pretty and surely oxygen-rich air is what the world aches for?’ But when wandering around yesterday I saw this on several trees…deed branch choaked by […]

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Planting Up Time

As the frost seems to have gone??!! it’s planting up time, from Hydrangeas (always hopeful we won’t kill them this year!) to sweet william. Digging out is usually the chore but with such dry weather it was a skoosh. Here’s to a summer filled with sun and colour!

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