From a damp and dreary day here ... what a difference a few days make, where's all that sunshine we were so enjoying gone???
Mind you, the rain didn't stop me nipping out into the garden to take a few shots of what's in bloom today. But first, the story of the new round bed. Warning, a photo heavy post follows.
Vintage Gardener, who did a great job, making rather shorter work of the pampas grass than we ever could.
Other plants of note today.
We have some clematis in bloom.
And all that work sowing seeds in spring, pricking, potting, pinching and then planting out has paid dividends.
Finally, the roses. They continue to surprise and delight ... only planted a few months ago and they are flowering their socks off.
High Hopes indeed! This rose got covered in wood treatment when a neighbour, whilst putting up a new shed, splashed the stuff on our side of the fence. The leaves browned and shrivelled so I thought it was a goner, but no, it recovered and this is the first bloom - gorgeous :)
And talking of sheds, the EM is a seething mass of anticipation ... there's a
If you have got this far, thanks for staying with me and apologies for such a lengthy post. I love my garden and I hope you enjoy seeing the photos I take in it.
Hope you are having an enjoyable weekend ... with maybe some better weather :)