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Please do NOT make up the beds!

In the Two Rose Cottages Bed and Breakfast wildlife garden, we are just completing this rather fine insect hotel.  It is made almost entirely of found objects, and will be, we hope, highly desirable to a wide range of the … Continue reading

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Garden Tools

Look at the lovely old garden tools I bought yesterday.  All lovingly treated with linseed oil.  I’m very happy!    

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Hanging Basket Rennovation

Today is “Hanging Basket Renovation Day” here at Two Rose Cottages Bed and Breakfast. I have to get the poor thing ready for Spring. This is how she is looking today, after a whole winter surrounded by builders’ paraphanalia while … Continue reading

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Erica Rosie

Today I bought the first plant for my new garden. Its a Purple Heather, or Erica Cinerea.  That’s because they are part of my heritage, and also in recognition of my daughter, Erica Rose.  Here it is, and just like … Continue reading

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