Sunday, March 3, 2013

Just when I thought...

Just when I thought I would have a relaxing restful summer, with just a bit of plant shifting about... I've got myself started on another big project. After spending two years of   what seemed like never ending Vinca Major removal. This weekend I decided to reshape/ remove , quite a lot of the only lawn I have left. I know , this could lead to the whole lot  going .  I'm using a sort of apple coring system ,just working my way round and round skimming thin strips out... and already it's looking so much better , less like all the planting is jammed tight against the fence...more spacious I think.


If that wasn't enough  then I decided to rework another long neglected patch, no grass this time .

My reward for all this ... found a  tiny patch of crocus tucked under the Veburnum.

8 comments:

  1. If it's not one thing it's ten others! Projects seem to multiply when you're not looking.

    Love that turquoise wheelbarrow!

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  2. Hahaha...I thought the same thing...and was kinda blue about not having any more big patches of bare ground to turn over and plant up. Then, I took a look around, and decided I was going to re-do whole sections of the garden...what's wrong with me!?!

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    1. Possibly inspired by Glebe collage and Carol Klein

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  3. We're gluttons for punishment...or creative geniuses, take your pick.

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    1. I vote for all of the above! I'm tearing more sod out of my yard too this year. Thanks for the inspiration. :-)

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    2. This weekend I'll be a genius and just sit and read in the sun!

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