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Ribes nigrum ‘Ben Nevis’

I’ve wanted a little Blackcurrant ever since my Manchester allotment days. They were so productive there and no bother at all. I bought this little bargain plant at Powderham Garden Centre and, after some thought, planted it in the lawn down the left near the chair. Hopefully it won’t get too big and get in […]

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Anemone blanda

A pretty little spring blue flower (Winter windflower) added to the back of the bottom bed to blend the line to the woodland part. The flowers are both blue and white, which should be fun.

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Anemone nemorosa

A pretty little wood anemone added to the back of the bottom bed to blend the line to the woodland part. Hopefully it naturalises easily to give some early spring colour.

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Primula vulgaris ‘Primlet Gold’

Another fun little primula bought at Powderham Garden Centre in Kenton. Planted down in the new bottom bed with all my other primulas in spring 2021.

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Primula victoria ‘Gold Lace’ (red)

A fun little primula bought from the little garden centre at Powderham Castle. in Exeter. Planted down in the new bottom bed in spring 2021.

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Primula victoria ‘Lilac Lace’

Another fun little primula bought at the little Powderham garden centre. Planted down in the new bottom bed in spring 2021 in my Primula bed.

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Senecio candidans ‘Angel Wings’

We bought this lovely Senecio (Ragwort) spontaneously at the Powderham Garden Centre as it looked lovely. It is related to the common Ragwort, which I didn’t expect! I was going to put it in the Main Bed, but decided it would look best in out big pot on the Patio with some black and white […]

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Hyacinthus orientalis ‘City of Haarlem’

A pretty Hyacinth that we bought as an impulse buy from the Powderham Garden Centre. Planted in a little pot on the Patio along with a little red primula. Spring 2021: A lovely little pot …