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A real treat!

Did you watch the 'Gardeners' World' programme where they visited Cothay Manor Garden...

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24 Jul, 2011
Spritzhenry

How NOT to buy a tree!

Today was the day! I'd had enough of looking at this-my very poorly Hebe. I'd cut...

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8 Jul, 2011
Spritzhenry

Only a plant for containers?

What do you think of if I mention 'Diascias'? A pretty annual plant for containers?...

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23 Jun, 2011
Spritzhenry

Plants for Sale?

When I open my garden, I always have a plant stall-in fact, there are two here, because...

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15 Jun, 2011
Spritzhenry

Mistaken Identity

Last summer, we went off to visit a few gardens for pleasant afternoons out. A...

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8 Jun, 2011
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Not again!

I wonder if you remember the story of my oriental poppy 'Patty's Plum'? This is...

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30 May, 2011
Spritzhenry

What do YOU look for?

I'm on the count-down again-my garden Open Days are on June 2nd and 9th! As you...

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25 May, 2011
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Opportunities?

People said "Look on it as a planting opportunity" when I bemoaned the number of...

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17 May, 2011
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Miracles?

You may not think of them as miracles, but I do... things happening that I haven't...

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4 Apr, 2011
Spritzhenry

More Rare Plants!

Exactly a year ago, I went to my first ever 'Rare Plant Fair' held at Wells, in Somerset. You...

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27 Mar, 2011
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Another useful and beautiful set of plants.

I was going to wait until all my Erysimums were in flower before I wrote this blog-but...

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21 Mar, 2011
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Still potty!

Hi all-I hope you've had at least some sunshine over the past few days. Today was...

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7 Mar, 2011
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