In the deep midwinter

January 25, Still January, still dark cold mornings on the school run but yes, another half hour in the afternoons though the work is now so heavy that I.ve made an executive decision that I’m not using the extra time just yet…..  150+ seed varieties under...

Autumn at last

FIN DE SAISON! – or it is for selling activity! Plus the last of the big cut flower displays going out. Still much work of muddy monotony clearing and sorting and tucking the containerised plants up for the winter. This year the barn will come into play with a...

High summer in west Wales

25th June 2017 Midsummer – and record June heat – perhaps I need to tell BBC Wales that Porthmadog is not the permanently hottest spot in the country, with a mere 30! – when  i recorded 31.3 in Ceredigion !! Scorchio! Not good for plants,...