May roundup

Things are dry as dust here, with no significant rain for weeks and soaring temperatures.  While its been lovely to enjoy the garden in the sunshine, all three water butts are empty and the ground is rock hard. Hard to believe we were swimming in mud back in February.  This is a quick round up … Continue reading May roundup

Galloping into Summer

So, I skipped writing any posts in June – both life and the garden got just too busy. Now it feels like the flush of midsummer is over and everything is starting to get huge and floppy and ready for cutting back. The season is racing on and feels like its almost over without having … Continue reading Galloping into Summer