Monthly Archives: September 2013

Rowan berry bonanza

Have you ever seen anything like the Rowan berries this year? The Rowan or Mountain Ash (Sorbus aucuparia) is having a bonanza year – it makes delicious jelly with a little added crab apple – they often grow nearby. Rowan … Continue reading

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French Flowers

I’ve been in France for a fortnight and the flowers were lovely.  They’ve had a very hot spell in the south and the flower that has flourished is Chicory.  The pretty blue flowers open and close at exactly the same … Continue reading

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