CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE. REPEAT IF REQUIRED My very good blogging friend G.P. Cox had a good laugh yesterday at my statement that ‘surely nothing could go wrong’, concerning my dental teeth cleaning appointment today. Well, GP, I do hope you are ready for another. I received a telephone call at lunchtime today cancellingContinue reading “Survivors”

Compassion Recovered

CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE. REPEAT IF REQUIRED. Apart from the collapse of the Compassion rose arch, the recent storms have treated us with respect. The clematis and solanum have remained attached to the dead tree. Orange crocosmia still stands at the potting shed entrance to the Rose Garden, while yellow and orange thrive harmoniouslyContinue reading “Compassion Recovered”

The Death Of The Heart

CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENHANCE. REPET IF REQUIRED Today, I have been mostly watering plants. Nicotiana now soars aloft. Several of our clematises, such as Diversifolia Hendersonii and Queen Mother in the front garden, and Duchess of Albany on the Rose Garden pergola bear hats of invisible pixies frolicking and turning somersaults in the sunshine. This lily hasContinue reading “The Death Of The Heart”