Oh you must be sooooo excited! And so nervous! I wish I were a bit closer and could come visit too... your garden is looking WONDERFUL!
Good luck. It must be so tempting to 'tart' things up. But you have such a lovely garden already.
How I wish I could be there to see your garden. You are a true gardener with vision! From what I can visit online, it looks absolutely beautiful and flowing. I bet it will be the highlight of the tour.
Your garden is looking super, wish I could be there, will look forward to the photos of the "big day". You were brave to have a children's party so near to the day, but I'm sure they appreciated having such a colourful place to play in.
How I'd love to be there to walk around your garden !!!It's looking lovely, and what a nice setting for a little 'un's birthday party. I bet they had a ball there :-)
Keep showing that restraint and your garden will be ever so true when all the visitors come. It must be exciting!
What happiness just to see them enjoy themselves in your garden. Your garden look lovely and will be lovelier after 33 nights.
I like your self-discipline, Catmint, that you've been able to resist the temptation to give your garden an artificial makeover...as such, your visitors - of which I hope there'll be many - should be able to recognise the integrity.
Hi CM ~ I think your garden is looking wonderful and will be in a true state of perfection for the tour. How exciting! Thanks for swinging by my blog, I've been so pleased to have come across so many great Aussie bloggers like yourself. I really enjoy my visits to your blogs. The advantage the food strainer has over a food processor for making tomato sauce is simply no need to skin/de-seed the tomatoes. A bit of a time saver, otherwise I suspect the food processor is a great tool for the job! Cheers, Jenni
Your garden looks tremendous! I just found your blog and look forward to following along. BTW, I never fill gaps with annuals but vow to do so every year.
It is so refreshing to here other gardeners with such enthusiasm. At one time our garden was regularly entered in the garden competitions. I have to admit on the run up we constantly would feek things up.
thank you dear cyberfriends, for your warm encouraging comments. cheers, catmint
As a gardener who still has a lot to learn, I think it's so much better to visit a garden that has really been gardened and not "made over", because then you can see how things might work in your own garden. Thatt's why I visit other gardens, and I wish I could visit yours! Maybe another year.
I'll be there Catmint! Cant wait!
Dear Lyn, if ever you're in melbourne you're welcome here.Dear Phoebe, I'm so pleased you're coming on the weekend.cheers, catmint
Lovely to hear from you ... as long as you're not trying to sell me something.