Too wet, too wet, too wet….

By dodging the showers and intense activity when its been too windy we've managed to finish the rebuilding of the fruit cage and some of the more pressing maintenance work. The propagators and cold frames are full of seeds and seedlings, the benches in the polytunnel overflowing with young plants and the growing bed full… Continue reading Too wet, too wet, too wet….

Uncertain Glory of an April Day

which now shows all the beauty of the sun, and by and by a cloud takes all away.... Shakespeare Two Gentlemen of Verona A tropical island, the Caribbean, South Africa, the Mediterranean? No Charlie's Beach on Eriskay¬†(an island at the south end of South Uist and a ferry ride away from Barra). White shell sand… Continue reading Uncertain Glory of an April Day