Monthly Archives: August 2013

Danby Show

The weather smiled on Danby Show this year. Danby (village of the Dane) Show, nestled in the North Yorks Moors. And when we got home, there were peacocks : Advertisements

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This England

It was today and just a few miles further up Eskdale: Seven years ago I begged some cuttings from one of the champion growers. They were red gooseberries, yellow, and green, and they all rooted. I treated them like royalty … Continue reading

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Golden Ones

The sunshine visits every day – such a contrast to last year. My rock garden is popular with the golden ones. They are ardent lovers of the marjoram – it has spread across my contrived alpine slope. This marjoram descends … Continue reading

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