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Three acers

The acers here in Bracknell are colouring up well. Here are three pictures taken...

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29 Oct, 2018
Andrewr

Autumn Blues

Blue flowers are not common at the best of times, but by autumn you could be forgiven...

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27 Oct, 2018
Andrewr

Open Garden at 'Devonia' - 2018

After deciding on the date the previous year, it seemed a long time to come around,...

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20 Aug, 2018
Andrewr

Revamping a Border (Part 2)

Back in May, I described how I replanted a border in the garden in readiness for...

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18 Aug, 2018
Andrewr

Autumn snowflake

You’ve probably heard of the spring snowflake (Leucojum vernum) and the summer snowflake...

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17 Aug, 2018
Andrewr

Countdown to opening

It's that time of year again when my diary is empty for a week as I make final preparations...

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13 Aug, 2018
Andrewr

Rain!!!!

It's raining here in Bracknell! We've only had one wet day here since the eginning...

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9 Aug, 2018
Andrewr

I've gone potty but I now have a partial treatment

As many of you know, I like to grow unusual plants. While many of them are available...

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10 Jun, 2018
Andrewr

Revamping a Border (Part 1)

This year, 'Devonia' will be open under the National Garden Scheme on 19th August....

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4 Jun, 2018
Andrewr

Cherry and Lilac

Spring is all about bulbs. Snowdrops, crocus, narcissus, hyacinths, tulips – there...

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2 May, 2018
Andrewr

A New Generation

Those of you with long memories may recall a couple of helpers here in the garden...

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19 Apr, 2018
Andrewr

Ascot Spring Garden Show

If you've not heard of the Ascot Spring Garden Show, it's because this is the first...

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13 Apr, 2018
Andrewr


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