I started this blog in 2008. It started mainly as a way of tracking the evolution of my dry garden, and that led to an interest in photography and in the creatures that live in the garden. It's still about the garden and wildlife, but now my passion is thinking about how we humans can learn to co-exist with wild animals and plants, especially in urban areas.
Tuesday, 20 September 2011
34 sleeps to go
34 sleeps to go till the open garden weekend. Despite temptation I have managed to retain my gardening integrity
by doing nothing different to what I usually do.
That means that I have continued to fill gaps either with
transplants or by buying small plants.
It means that I have continued to arrange and re-arrange the garden whenever I needed to, using my Potential Future Vision.
It means that I haven’t bought large plants to achieve an
It means that I haven’t used annuals to plug gaps.
Last weekend I was even brave enough to have a party here to
celebrate J’s third birthday.