Garden visit with a Dahlia lover

Posted by on Sep 16, 2016 in Garden visit, Sarahs Blog | No Comments
Garden visit with a Dahlia lover

  I think it is impossible not to find a dahlia you love. Although they can be a bit gaudy there is such an enormous range of colour and form that even a gardener with a taste for subtlety could find one they liked. They can be labour intensive though, being frost tender they traditionally […]

Seasonal recipe – Rhubarb Cordial

Posted by on May 4, 2016 in Gardening, Recipe, Sarahs Blog | No Comments
Seasonal recipe – Rhubarb Cordial

It is still pretty cold out there although its the first week in May and although the seeds are coming along there’s not much going on in fruit or vegetable wise. The rhubarb has been up for a while though which is great as it is nice to harvest something. Rhubarb is a hardy old […]

Free plants – using self seeders in your garden

Posted by on Apr 13, 2016 in Gardening, Sarahs Blog, Uncategorized | No Comments
Free plants – using self seeders in your garden

I was weeding the vegetable patch the other day and stopped myself when I saw a welcome little intruder, an Aquilegia seedling that had popped up randomly beside our rhubarb. I love these little finds in the garden, seedlings that have arrived from neighbour’s gardens, some of which I can identify the origin of, like […]

Bring in a branch – some lazy flower arranging

Posted by on Apr 13, 2015 in Sarahs Blog | No Comments
Bring in a branch – some lazy flower arranging

    I am hopeless at flower arranging. I just stick a few things in a vase and hope their beauty overshadows my incompetence. But when spring arrives it gets easy, there is great satisfaction in bringing branches of flowering shrubs, trees or climbers into your home and sticking them in a vase for effortless floral […]

This is a test blog post

Posted by on Sep 30, 2013 in Sarahs Blog | No Comments
This is a test blog post

This is a test blog post

Seats image

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Seats image

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Image Pond

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Front door image

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Image Trellis

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