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Making the most of a dry day.

The difference in the weather from yesterday to today was astonishing, so very cold...

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27 Feb, 2024
Shirley_tulip

Collecting pollen

The rain had stopped an hour earlier so I took a look around the garden to see what...

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18 Feb, 2024
Shirley_tulip

Highdown Gardens

Highdown Gardens is a unique chalk garden nestled in the Southdown National Park...

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16 Feb, 2024
Shirley_tulip

New Summerhouse

Some members may recall our previous summerhouse was damaged in a storm back at the...

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1 Feb, 2024
Shirley_tulip

Helping the garden birds

In this cold weather we have right now I place the water bowl on three house bricks...

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19 Jan, 2024
Shirley_tulip

Happy new year ... on the 14th January!

Apologies for not looking in to GoY since before Christmas, poor health and some...

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14 Jan, 2024
Shirley_tulip

Christmas at Petworth House - a long blog!

Last Friday we drove the twenty miles from home to Petworth House, passing by Arundel...

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11 Dec, 2023
Shirley_tulip

Christmas cross stitch for Hywel

These are some of the lovely cross stitch cards that my daughter-in-law has created...

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7 Dec, 2023
Shirley_tulip

Garden is ready for Jack Frost!

As the weather is becoming colder and frosts are likely overnight this week I spent...

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29 Nov, 2023
Shirley_tulip

First Autumnal walk by the seaside.

This morning found us happy to see a blue sky, even some sunshine, so we thought...

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5 Nov, 2023
Shirley_tulip

November 3rd garden photos.

It really has been a dreadful week of wet and windy weather, but thankfully today...

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3 Nov, 2023
Shirley_tulip

Manger baskets emptied.

The flowers in both manger baskets on the front wall have bloomed really well since...

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22 Oct, 2023
Shirley_tulip


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