Tagged: Flowers

Sarah Raven volunteering; fruit garden

So – last day at the magic garden… We were in the Fruit Garden today, hoeing the gravel beds between the gooseberries and strawberries. Also planted up these pink tulips in the giant pots...

Sarah Raven; birch twig flower supports

Today I have mostly been making these… Silver birch twigs twisted into rustic (very ‘rustic’ in my case) supports for tall flowers liable to get blown over.. This one is for the delphiniums. I...

Volunteering at the Sarah Raven garden in Sussex

This is the kind of volunteer gardening I like: wandering about with some yellow scissors and a pink trug, deadheading flowers that are looking a bit peaky… Not a double dig to be dug…...

Turkish Flowers

Turkish Flowers

How sweet are these tiny knitted / crocheted flowers? They are from Turkey, and I bought them in an emergency visit to Loop yesterday to get some Addi Turbo needles. I’m taking the Box...

Solitary Thrift

I planted about 40 of these Thrift seeds in pink and white, and now, weeks after doing so I get *one* seedling… sigh…