25th April

pretty but not as pretty as the yellow leafed form. I must get one for the wet spot on the drive where the three leylandii blew over. Metasequoia glyptostroboides ‘Amber…

12th March

…week this is the joy of the end result. With our high rainfall growth rates the ‘end result’ can come pretty quickly. The first day for many months that I…

24th May

…flowering again even if the leaves are not very pretty. Grevillea ‘Robyn Gordon’ Firmania simplex in the greenhouse has, already, a decent set of leaves unlike the one growing outside…

30th August

…evergreen shrubs / small trees which it might be in the garden. All are pretty dull but rare. Bean says that he has never seen this olive-like tree produce fruits…

12th September

…figure come from? You may find this hard to believe, but this figure emerged by mistake. A pretty major thing to make a mistake about, but that’s what happened. Such…

17th April

…which we can do online from next Monday using the PAYE/employee database. It is going to be pretty complicated. The government will then pay the 80% of the wages (including…

16th May

…from his recent article in The Telegraph which sit pretty comfortably with those of us trying to understand the COVID disaster within the “saintliness” of Florence Nightingale and the NHS….

5th July

…and some in bud still. Quite pretty but said to be tender. Buddleia delavayi Buddleia delavayi Buddleia delavayi Buddleia limitanea has quite similar flowers to B. delavayi in that the…

23rd May

pretty clear to all what the answer is. Naomie Harris and Press Naomie & Guy Naomie Harris and more press Chelsea stand 2016 Our celebrity Naomie Harris, the black Bond…

28th March

…from a nursing friend does all these things. Some of it is pretty obvious but much of it was new to me and very relevant to all of us. How…