A Pot of Calendulas and miniature Marrigolds

He gives us grace and glory. The Lord will withhold no good thing from those who do what is right. Psalm 84:11 The three containers I am using today have special significance. The small round pot and the copper egg cup are both from Zimbabwe. The plant pot was from my Summer school students inContinue reading “A Pot of Calendulas and miniature Marrigolds”

Hollyhocks and Gladioli 8 Aug 2021

“All the rivers of earthly joy may be flowing into your heart, but they will never fill it. They may recede, or dry up, or ebb; but if not, still they will never satisfy…But in Christ there is perennial interest…We need not go outside of Him for new delights; and to know Him is toContinue reading “Hollyhocks and Gladioli 8 Aug 2021”

August flowers (3rd-6th) 2021

We have had a lot of wind and rain this season perfect for spreading the spores of Hollyhock rust. My plants have also been affected as can be seen on the leaves. The vase with no markings was found for a couple of pounds in a charity shop. Carnival glass/ pressed glass I don’t know.Continue reading “August flowers (3rd-6th) 2021”


Proverbs 11: 12 He that is void of wisdom despiseth his neighbour: but a man of understanding holdeth his peace. CL sites/Caravan Park 19July – 22 July Phillimoor Garden Center Caravan Park : Large individual sites surrounded by fruit trees that bear well. It is well away from the road. The showers are push buttonContinue reading “Cambridgeshire/Suffolk”