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Collections

Lots of National Trust properties have collections of some sort , usually within the building, but Upton House has a National Plant Collection of Asters and they make a visit at this time of year extra special. The garden itself … Continue reading

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Butterfly Count

The buddleia bushes are attracting butterflies in their droves at present and a colourful array they are. I spent just fifteen minutes watching their display around the bush in my garden and spotted six different species in that time. The … Continue reading

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Bully Plants

A weed, they say, is simply a plant growing in the wrong place. A plant such as rose bay willow herb growing in the wild is a stunning sight, especially when a clump forms a mass of colour in August. … Continue reading

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