Gold Blends

SHOULD YOU WISH, CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE THEM, REPEATING IF NECESSARY. Jackie did a great deal of tidying and planting today whilst I carried out a little of the latter. We suspected that once the landscape bark in the rose garden began to attract live bird food we would need to sweep the brickContinue reading “Gold Blends”

Veritable Carpets Of Offspring

Aaron this morning cleared more brick paths of weeds and began painting the Ace Reclaim bench with white Hammerite in order to combat rust; Jackie continued planting, weeding, and general maintenance work; and I finished off spreading┬áthe Landscape Bark around the rose garden beds, thus offering The Head Gardener, who had begun the job yesterday,Continue reading “Veritable Carpets Of Offspring”

Not Quite The Man I Was

When Jackie heavily pruned a bay tree in our front garden last autumn, some of the branches escaped into the untended jungle next door. This morning, I decided to do the decent thing and remove them. I cut them to size and filled one of the gravel container bags with them. Later, Jackie and IContinue reading “Not Quite The Man I Was”