Seed Heads, Produce and the Hampton Hack

To start on a negative note this week, one of the jobs I loathe is dead heading sticky seed pods off plants such as Campanula, Petunia and Antirrhinum to name a few. Pinching the side shoots out of tomatoes also has a similarly uncomfortable feeling on my hands and yet these are just jobs you …

How Does a Week Go So Fast!!!!

When I got to work early Tuesday morning there were Bees all over the Chives but they were not moving. I was really worried they had been drugged by weedkillers or something else sinister had occurred but as the weather warmed up they started to move and by a couple of hours later they were …

Glass, Blues and Trees that begin with H…

Luckily it started raining so I will have time to write this week. I have spent the morning being very thankful Green or Glasshouses have been invented. They offer a wonderful place of refuge for a gardener to still feel productive even when the weather is too foul to be outside. Photo by Bruna Guarani from Pexels The …