the poppies are past their best
|Papaver orientale Patty's Plum|
the Alchemilla have all bar keeled over!
the moisture lovers take on mammoth proportions
the mecs look marvellous
|Meconopsis betonicifolia Alba (2013 seedling)|
Fighting Temeraire fights back!
|Rosa Fighting Temeraire|
Yet my spirits would not be dampened - my first grandchild was on his way home home from hospital. Baby Boy R, as he is still known. made his appearance 17 days early. Mummy, daddy and baby all well. I just wish they'd hurry up and choose a name. We can't call him baby for ever more!