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Ten years trying to make a magical garden.

           There is nothing so good as messing about in a garden. Kenneth Graham’s toad was wrong about ‘“ there is nothing – absolutely nothing – half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats.”.  But yes to Thomas Edward Brown ‘A Garden is a  … Continue reading

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The Garden and the Oleander Poem.

                                It is now seven years since we bought the Oleander (above in the center) in a pot from London, it had belonged to my mother. We were advised that … Continue reading

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