#SixOnSaturday: Endurance watering

We’re back at Waddesdon Manor for #SixOnSaturday today. Watering was the dominant theme of my week this week, as it was in gardens across the UK during our little mini heatwave! On Monday I was posted to the greenhouse where I spent the whole day literally just watering. I think it’s the first time since I started my internship that I’ve had sole responsibility for … Continue reading #SixOnSaturday: Endurance watering

#SixOnSaturday: The Platinum Jubilee edition

I’m back in my secret garden this week and it appears that I’ve managed – genuinely coincidentally – to rustle up an almost red, white and blue #SixOnSaturday! I acquired this astrantia – which I’m guessing might be ‘Shaggy’ – from the plant stall at Kelmarsh Hall last summer. I divided the clump into two; this half has done really well but the other has … Continue reading #SixOnSaturday: The Platinum Jubilee edition

#SixOnSaturday: Home is where the good mental health is

Clockwise from main pic: hydrangea, day lily, Japanese anemone, pelagoniums and cosmos, geum, rose. If you’re only really interested in blogs about actual gardening, I suggest you head straight to The Propagtor’s blog to see what’s going on in other gardens in the UK and beyond! COVID-19, lockdown and me… So this is the second #SixOnSaturday blog post in three weeks that’s come from my … Continue reading #SixOnSaturday: Home is where the good mental health is