Six on Saturday – Necessity

It’s raining it’s pouring, I’m not going outside again after getting soaked walking miles to pick up my camera that I stupidly left in Max’s Dads’ car yesterday after a wonderful day out and had no transport because OH had taken the car to do the shopping and anyway I had jobs to do inContinue reading “Six on Saturday – Necessity”

Seed glorious seed

For those of you not in the know, the Hardy Plant Society is an organisation that promotes and protects hardy plants.  Perhaps you had worked that much out.  Each year a selection of its generous and knowledgeable members donate seed which is distributed amongst us locusts.  After hearing that our Six on Saturday leader The Propagator receivedContinue reading “Seed glorious seed”

Six on Saturday – Keeping Focused

It is incredible that I can manage to write anything at the moment.  The reason for my distraction is that seed from the Hardy Plant Society has arrived and I am very excited.   Possibly unnaturally so.  More of that tomorrow, today I must try to stay focused because it is of course Six on Saturday. Continue reading “Six on Saturday – Keeping Focused”


Over the last couple of weeks three very welcome packages have dropped onto our door mat. Firstly my Hardy Plant Society seed, secondly my Royal Horticultural Seed and thirdly my Hardy Plant Society Seed.  Yes, so good they named it twice.  For those of you not in the know, I will explain.  Each year theContinue reading “Tadpoles”