May 30th 2013 Planting Dahlias

30 05 2013

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As it is almost June, Richard planted out the dahlias in the walled garden. The report on this spring says it has been one of the coldest on record and the plants certainly seem to have noticed!

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May 26th 2013 The End of Arts week

30 05 2013

May 26th 2013 The End of Arts week

The garden has really blossomed this week as the sculpture has settled in and the spring flowering shrubs like viburnum and deutzia have started to open. Now we have to hand it on to the buyers!





May 25th 2013 A brilliantly sunny day today

25 05 2013

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A great day in the garden with loads of visitors on the art trail to see sculpture and textiles. Selling well!





May 25th 2013

24 05 2013

May 25th 2013

And then the dark skies came again making huge contrast between the light and the dark.





May 25th 2013 Sun at the end of a dreadful day

24 05 2013

May 25th 2013 Sun at the end of a dreadful day

How cold can it actually be at the end of May in England? Well today it was 6 degrees C some of the day and the howling wind and rain made it seem colder! But then as you can see, the sun came out and all was beautiful again.





May 23rd A little rain today

24 05 2013

May 23rd A little rain today





May 22nd 2013 Enjoying the sun while it shines!

22 05 2013

The sun has shone and everyone has enjoyed the garden much more even though it was cold! I had my boots and winter coat on….
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