Thursday, 9 August 2012

Last post from Colesbourne

Lilium pardalinum

First and last view of the cottage.
After seven years of living and making a garden here I move to Yorkshire today. It is of course painful to leave so much behind, but new opportunities and possibilities await, and the creation of a new garden is always fun. PIctures from yesterday afternoon.

Helenium 'Sahin's Early Flowerer'

View across the garden.

Clematis 'Paul Farges'

'Waiting for the bus'

Now I must finish the packing!

8 comments:

  1. one journey ends another begins.

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  2. John, you are going to God's country and my favourite county of all.
    I hope you enjoy your garden there as much as you've enjoyed your last one.
    Sue,in Montgomeryshire.

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  3. I hope that you and your plants settle in well and quickly;hope also that you'll continue to post when you are settled.
    Best regards......

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  4. Love the photo of the Clematis !!!

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  5. Good to see Agave 'Joe Hoak' is coming along and looks like quite a lot of other pots too. Always helps settling in to bring a few friends! Best wishes on the move.

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  6. Dear John.
    Like Dustin says, one journey ends, another begins. And we can never know what this new journey will bring, however, we only have one chance, so let´s have a go and make the very best of it. Wish you all the best with your new life, your new job, new garden.
    Best regards, Iris.
    Hope you´ll continue your posts.

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  7. John, I hope that by now you have been given a true Yorkshire welcome, all went well with the move and you are beginning to sort things out. I hope the new job is all you imagined and more.

    Enjoy!

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  8. I’m flattened by your contents keep up the excellent work.
    greenhouses

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