Plants that are passed on provide many memories

The view from our kitchen window is particularly beautiful during autumn, thanks to the Japanese maple near the water feature.  We are actually in winter now but some trees still have their autumn foliage. We had a beautiful Japanese maple at our previous house and the tree had been given to us from one of…

Sasanqua and japonica

We are almost in winter and the garden is still managing to show some colour. The Japanese maple is starting to lose its leaves and we have had a wonderful show of blooms from the camelia sasanqua. You can see by the petals on the ground beneath the tree that there have been lots of…