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Field Poppy

From a dumpy bag of dirt, reclaimed from deconstruction work, this tissue-petalled beauty has arisen.  We did not sow it. Since the garden was created in 1984 and the first plants here were grown, seeds have been gathering in the … Continue reading

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Weeds? Herb Robert

Perched atop our brick pile is this healthy group of Herb Robert, Geranium robertianum, covered in a confetti of small pink flowers, busy with bees and pretty as anything. Rooted into little more than woodlouse poop, it shows just how … Continue reading

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Open Squares Weekend

Open Squares Weekend – 11th & 12th June 2011 Every June the garden takes part in London Open Garden Squares Weekend.  The weekend is organised by London Parks and Gardens Trust and is a great opportunity to explore many of … Continue reading

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