A Haven for Birds
One of the great things about "The Haven" (my other garden) is the broad range of...
27 Nov, 2011
All Decked Out at The Haven
It has been quite a while since I posted an update from the Haven. Progress has been...
23 Oct, 2011
Spring Colour at The Haven
After a few months' absence from my other garden, it is good to be back, especially...
7 May, 2011
"Pondlife" at The Haven
One of the biggest tasks at The Haven last year was the breaking up, and disposal...
2 Apr, 2011
Snowdrops at the "Haven"
I, finally, managed, for the first time since late November, to revisit my other...
13 Mar, 2011
"Local Heroes" 2.2 Plants Associated with Masson
This is not a complete list, and can be added to, or altered. The bracketed notes...
12 Jan, 2011
"Local Heroes" 2.1 Francis Masson (1741-1805)
Francis Masson, born in Aberdeen, Scotland, became the first official plant collector...
"Local Heroes" 1.2 Plants Associated with Menzies
This is not a complete list, and can be added to, or altered.
3 Jan, 2011
"Local Heroes" 1.1 Archibald Menzies (1754-1842)
Weem Parish Church
"March 15th. James Menzies and Ann Menzies in Easter Stix had...
"Local Heroes" - Introduction
I have never been content just to grow, and see, plants of all shapes and sizes....
28 Dec, 2010
My "International GOY Week"
Last week, I had a very hectic few days, but made special and memorable, by two fellow...
24 Nov, 2010
Captain's Blog (13) Halloween Skullduggery
"Fifteen Men on the dead man's chest.
Yo ho ho, an' a bottle o' rum!
Drink an' the...
31 Oct, 2010
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