Monthly Archives: May 2012

Mid-May – easy alpines

Now is a good time for alpines, probably coming up to their peak flowering time in spring and early summer. I have a ‘scree’ area, where I’ve dug in masses of pea shingle to give a well-drained soil, and it … Continue reading

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Early May 2012 – First Post!!

Well it’s taken me a long time to get around to my first post! Early May and it’s still quite cold most of the time, but the cool temperatures and the rain have made the spring flowers last well this … Continue reading

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