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Warwickshire Orchids in bloom

It may be only a ‘Common’ Orchid , but they are rare enough these days in Warwickshire to stop you in your tracks when you see a few in bloom. This photo was taken today, 11th June, not 5 miles from Burton Dassett. Keep your eyes open and you may see one too! 

An annual injection of colour

Annual flowers are often dismissed as being just for bedding or filling baskets and troughs, but Hardy and Half Hardy Annuals are a great way to add colour in gaps in your borders, for cutting for flower arranging, or grown near your vegetables to encourage beneficial insects. Now that the soil is getting warmer there […]