January in the Garden

Happy New Year! Here we are again at the start of another year. Out with the old and in with the new. Gardens and green spaces across this fair land maybe looking the worse for wear, but fear not, it’s perfectly normal. It’s all part of Mother Nature’s cycle.

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First Off the Blocks

With mild weather this weekend, gardeners up and down the country seized their chance to get out there and garden. Across the allotment, jackets and jumpers were tossed aside, hanging from fork handles like headless scarecrows dancing in the wind. Continue reading “First Off the Blocks”

A Man Possessed

I came home yesterday to find a fig tree in the middle of the kitchen.

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There are seedlings crammed along all the window sills and trays of chitting potatoes wedged into spare spaces…

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And when I popped out to fetch something from the garden shed, I saw this…

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What next? Growing watercress in the bathtub? I wouldn’t put it past him, you know…

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