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Twisting my lupins man

My poor lupins, first it was a few collapsing leaves now the flowering stems are writhing. It’s not lupin aphid that much I know. I’m guessing it’s lupin anthracnose which according to the RHS is more likely in wet conditions. … Continue reading

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Benny and the jetstream has shifted

Hoorah! for the most part. The sun is shining, the heat has turned up and scent has returned. Last night’s home journey smells, hay, meadowsweet and other people’s barbecues. Tonight on the way home the dominant scent was privet with a … Continue reading

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Flying high …

It is the 1 May and this was going to be about rain, more rain, and even more rain, until late afternoon sun lightened the mood. Making my way into a soggy garden with glass of wine at 7:00pm I … Continue reading

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