The Great Little Garden Blog

  1. Cats in the Garden - more grrr than purrr!

    Cats in the Garden - more grrr than purrr!

    I understand why some people like cats.

    Really, I do. All that companionship, stroking, purring stuff. But, as a gardener, I have

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  2. An Official Apology

    An Official Apology

    I need to apologise.

    The rubbish weather we’ve recently experienced at the start of spring is all my fault. I take full responsibility, I will try t

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  3. Quality Time with Children in the Garden

    Quality Time with Children in the Garden

    Most school children are off school for a week or two and your garden is waking up from its long, enforced cold slumbers. What a perfect opportunity to get into gardening.

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  4. Six on Saturday - Delightful Daffodils

    Six on Saturday - Delightful Daffodils

    This week’s Six on Saturday is wonderfully upbeat; Phil is sharing stunning images of the different varieties of daffodils he’s growing in his garden. He could use a hand identifying them too.

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  5. #ididthat - The Purest Joy of Gardening

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  6. Six on Saturday - Struggles with Snow

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  7. Caring for Plants in the Cold - Seedlings, Shrubs and More

    Caring for Plants in the Cold - Seedlings, Shrubs and More

    The recent cold weather has taken its toll on some plants.

    I was worried for my own fresh young shoots on lupins

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  8. Has the Cold Taken Its Toll on Your Plants?

    Has the Cold Taken Its Toll on Your Plants?

     

    The recent cold weather has taken its toll on some plants. I was worried for my own fresh, young shoots of lupins but they seem to have come through unscathed. I have, however, spotted some phormiums

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  9. The Rising Sap

    The Rising Sap

     

    I’ve had enough of the cold, damp and grey skies.

    The snow was fun for about 2 minutes and then turned annoying. Sure, I understand t

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  10. Six on Saturday - A Wintery Walk

    Six

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