Monthly Archives: July 2016

My Gardening Week July 24th 2016 … Breaking rocks Part 2 !

Just this winter a nice peach tree died having got too much ground water due to the severe flooding and left the problem of what to do with the large hole in the shrubbery … I cut the now dead branches to a compact shape and planted a climbing rose to use the skeleton tree as a support … still looked pretty bleak so out came the trusty pot of Majorelle blue paint and I think it looks great and provokes a smile  when you see it ! When a mature tree just ups and dies it invokes discussion on how this could happen and there can be a variety […]

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