Went to bed very late, as usual (a sinful habit I don't seem to be able to correct). Woke up several times in the night, as always. The last awakening came for a good reason : what was happening in my dream troubled me enough to be cut short. Yet, it had started very nicely. … Continue reading Working with Monty Don (a dream, obviously)
The rain and the cold have arrived. The Katsura maple is a deep purple colour. The Osakazuki is very slowly reddening. Redwine lost all its leaves some time ago because of mildew, but has lots of buds. Acer Shirawasanum Aureum is looking quite ugly as its leaves are scorched. I still have a wall of … Continue reading Quick update. (And about rose-tinted glasses.)
Varicelle, quand tu nous tiens ! Hélas, la mauvaise humeur de ma fille me condamne à rester assise dans le fauteuil - si je vais dans la cuisine, ça râle, si je vais dans le jardin, encore pire. Je viens donc de passer deux jours (ou trois ?) à regarder des épisodes de Gardeners' World … Continue reading A la découverte de Gardeners’ World.