14. Apr, 2021

Under the Kitchen Window

The garden always starts to look "tired" at this time of year, especially when we have had a dry summer. At least we have some rain at the moment but I will have to get out and do a serious autumn cut back and tidy up over the next few weeks. we have a container coming tomorrow for the shop and it is too wet to be out in the garden at the moment but D day is coming. Already the Virginia Creeper under the window has slowed down its relentless attempts to climb higher than the window ledge. Over Summer I have to cut it back about every week but we leave it there as the house is build on the foundations of an old butter factory and under the creeper the house is very industrial looking and I prefer the softer look