July is the time of high summer and the borders are in full swing. Most of our late summer plantings are in the ground and watching them develop is a joy. But already we need to start looking ahead to next season. If we can get some seeds in now, then they can be grown on […]
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We have an enchanting collection of roses at Gravetye and they’re all in bud, and flowering. One of my favourites is Rosa Mutabilis
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The meadow hay was collected by frank the farmer last week, so quickly I didn’t get the chance to photograph the process just the results!
Tom then mowed it again with the flail collector which gives it a lower cut to encourage more wild flower growth. It also has the benefit of putting stripes on the meadow!
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