by AnneWareham on June 3, 2017

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Great idea! Lots of gardeners posting pictures of their gardens (right now) and themselves (or bits of themselves) in them. Irresistible, even though the real photographer here told me the light is all wrong. So here goes:

Veddw front garden, copyright Anne Wareham

A glimpse of the new birdbath

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Thoughts on Opening a Garden and being Criticised.

August 31, 2017
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We closed the garden this week, with great relief. It’s knackering opening it, but necessary since it helps pay for its development and maintenance. Sadly, someone had not enjoyed their visit – see above. This is on Google – if you google ‘Veddw’ that is what you will find, I think. It’s always sad to […]

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View from a Window

July 4, 2017
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I gave myself a project of taking a picture every month from the same window. I thought it would be interesting for me to see the changes over a year all at once. Thought some of you might be interested too.. It’s a bit like that thing they used to have in the papers when […]

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New Conservatory

May 24, 2017
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In January some men arrived and in less than a day demolished our conservatory and put it in a skip.  It had been rotting and leaking, so it wasn’t totally dreadful to see it go, but the result looked like this. Send to Kindle

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Bird Bath the Fourth

April 25, 2017
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Trouble! You’d expect it really – that if you have builders in creating chaos and disorder that you also develop major plumbing problems (nothing like discovering a pool of water in the bathroom in the middle of the night..), electrical problems, knee problems – and you would find your custom made bird bath disintegrating. Send […]

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Autumn splendour

November 4, 2016
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We rather meanly only open in the summer. But I obsessively take photographs of the garden all year round. I wrote about it in the Telegraph. You will look in vain for plant names – unless you send me them, in which case I will add them. So I thought I might as well do […]

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September 16, 2016
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We just had a short break at Dartington Hall. Send to Kindle

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Bindweed, yes or no?

August 16, 2016
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I went to a lot of trouble earlier this year, sticking canes in for bindweed to grow up. I had an evil plan involving plastic bags and POISON! Send to Kindle

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Do we expect too much from open gardens?

August 4, 2016
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This piece was recently published in Gardener’s World Magazine. Love to know what you think about that question… Send to Kindle

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Non-Gardeners see the Beauty by Anne Wareham

July 4, 2016
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This piece received a gratifyingly good numbers of emails and social media appreciations – hit a nerve? Send to Kindle

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