Featured Posts in'China' Category

Peony Pictures and Suppliers

I must start using the current name for my Peonies. Whilst this and the next picture are correctly named I should Read more..


I’m in the romantic mood today.... I wish I could just beam myself anywhere instantly; wiggle my nose like Samantha Read more..

Photos Buds, Flowers and Seedheads

Just an excuse to show three pictures from 2010. The dew on the lily buds captured my imagination and the picture has Read more..

Show Off Your Cottage "Kitchen" Monday!

Welcome to "SHOW OFF YOUR COTTAGE MONDAY", a blog party I host at the beginning of each week to celebrate the things we Read more..

Growing Ginkgo or Gingko Trees

Ginkgo trees are sacred trees planted around shrines and temples in China. They do not flower but have male and female Read more..

Purple passion with the ravishing ‘Beautyberry’ – Callicarpa…

EDP article for weekend 16th October 2010 Flowering plants may be a bit thin on the ground, but there are plenty Read more..

Late Flowering Oriental Lilies

Oriental Lilies are native to China and Japan and are a later flowering variety of Lily. Oriental Lilies tend to Read more..

Practical Magic Blogger’s Party!

Once upon a time, in a land where trees grew tall and housed all manner of strange creatures, a girl named “Yellow Read more..

Seeing Double – The Awe Factor

Double flowers are generally ‘Gardener bred’ and not naturally available in the wild. Doubles are harder Read more..

August bank holiday weekend – rain or shine!

EDP article for Saturday 28th Aug 2010 Where has the summer gone? It only feels like yesterday that summer was just Read more..