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Big gardening day –

Pittosporum chopped right down ~

Blinding autumn light.

Autumn gardening –

Finish potting alliums ~

Robin stalks for me.

Annual hedge cut –

Riddled with bloody briars ~

But blackberries too.

Delayed garden job –

Bag tulip bulbs for storage ~

Half now lost to mould.

Japanese Bindweed –

Swallowing the hedge slowly ~

Nice flower though.

Tree-Fern unfurling –

Creating architecture ~

Its own cathedral.

Dahlia patrol –

Torchlight falls on slugs and snails ~

Evacuate them.

A gap in colour –

Seek advice: ‘Roses!’, he says ~

My Uncle’s wisdom.

Garden hose puzzle –

Needs a special connection ~

Finally it clicks.

The first peony –

Not quite ready for the bees ~

Begins to unfurl.

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