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Early Autumn in Angus

As we begin the long road toward winter, here are some of the highlights of our garden....

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27 Sep, 2018
Cottagekaren

Second batch of Tulips to arrive...

Following on from an earlier blog, I’m recording the tulips that are ordered this...

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27 Sep, 2018
Cottagekaren

A Hard (but Sunny) Day's Work In The Garden

Today was absolutely beautiful here all day. So I got started on the many jobs that...

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22 Sep, 2018
Cottagekaren

Happy Tulip Delivery Day To Me!

My Peter Nyssen Tulip order arrived today! I have another lot coming later from Sarah...

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13 Sep, 2018
Cottagekaren

As Dusk Falls...

The garden becomes magical as the solar-powered strings of lights come on. Unfortunately...

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3 Sep, 2018
Cottagekaren

Variegation

It drives some designers mad. The Rich Brothers famously hate it and I bet they aren't...

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29 Aug, 2018
Cottagekaren

Aronia Berry Jam

After 3 years in my garden the Aronias have produced a beautiful crop of berries...

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24 Aug, 2018
Cottagekaren

Penultimate Open Garden Day

Theres only one Open Monday left now. Yesterday we had a beautiful and unexpected...

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21 Aug, 2018
Cottagekaren

October blog....oops, sorry, August!

Cold, grey and windy again. We have reverted to our usual Scottish weather! August...

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17 Aug, 2018
Cottagekaren

Sensational Sedums

I really love my Sedums, and so do the bees and butterflies! Here's the bulk of my...

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9 Aug, 2018
Cottagekaren

National Newspaper Article About Our Garden :)

THIS IS MY PREVIOUS BLOG BUT WITH THE SCRIPT OF THE ARTICLE ADDED AT THE BOTTOM. Today...

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29 Jul, 2018
Cottagekaren

End of July In My Garden

Before this wonderful weather breaks (the clouds are gathering as I type this), I...

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27 Jul, 2018
Cottagekaren


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