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Bluebell Arboretum – Part 2

Back to Derbyshire and we shall continue our beautiful autumnal wanderings within the grounds of Bluebell Arboretum and Nursery. I shall concentrate on a selection of the true favourites we enjoyed most of all. The beauty of this arboretum is … Continue reading

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Anne’s Garden

It is always special to visit a friend’s garden for the first time. Today with fellow Shropshire Hardy Plant Society members we visited the garden of our group chairman, Anne. She lives just over the Welsh border so we had … Continue reading

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The ever changing colours of Liquidamber

 Liquidamber has to be one of the best trees for the small garden in autumn and winter. It develops the usual colours  associated with autumn but holds onto its leaves and  the colours get more and more intense as the season … Continue reading

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