Author Archives: Flighty

About Flighty

...allotmenteer, armchair gardener, blogger and sofa flying book buff.

Some winter colour

  The last couple of days I’ve only been taking a quick look round as it’s been too cold too linger. Foxy is keeping an eye on the plot for me, as he does year round from under the rose … Continue reading

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Windowsill plants

At the moment the only plants that I have on the windowsill at home are this small house leek, in a three inch clay pot, and a spider plant.          The three pots each planted with three … Continue reading

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Winter plotting

Thanks to reasonable weather for this time of year I’ve carried on plotting almost every day again last week.  Digging out and sieving compost, along with hoeing and weeding has kept me warm but I’m glad to go home for … Continue reading

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Tree following, January 2019

As I mentioned last month Pat, The Squirrelbasket, is continuing to host Tree Following this year, and both Liz and myself will be following trees again. Liz, over in Lexington, Kentucky,  will probably follow the witch hazel outside her dining … Continue reading

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Armchair gardening

I often talk about armchair gardening and wish that I could do it like this! Have a good week!

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I find it surprising…

that I’m still plotting almost daily at this time of year but making the most of the good weather has really been worthwhile, and I should be well prepared to start planting and sowing in the spring. As well as … Continue reading

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My thanks

I hope that you all had a good Christmas, mine was quiet and relaxing. My thanks to those who sent me a card/ecard, and to Nikki, over in southern California, who also  sent me this lovely cat face wooden coaster.   … Continue reading

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