An Introduction

My first blog about the cottage garden was posted in February 2012 and now I am introducing you to the garden we have created behind our "new house", built in 2012, on the headland to the north of the original cottage. The cottage garden and the adjacent vegetable garden with polytunnel, fruit cages and orchard… Continue reading An Introduction

Is it really that time?

I'm not sure whether this was déjà vu, or a Rip Van Winkle moment, but the discovery of this lovely iris growing in a crevice in the rock garden stopped me in my tracks. Perhaps it was the shock of being liberated from its pot and planted outdoors or maybe it is as confused as… Continue reading Is it really that time?