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Gardens – A New Season

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Yesterday I made my first visit of the year to Stockton Bury Gardens near Leominster in Herefordshire.  Stockton Bury is one of my favourite gardens.  I know there are some who are sniffy about its design and say its “ones of those plantsmen’s gardens” etc etc but I love it.  I feel relaxed and comfortable here.  When I have one of those days when I need to do something, go somewhere and I can’t settle this is where I go.  The 45 minute drive is across the beautiful Herefordshire countryside and helps me leave all my troubles behind and its like visiting an old friend.  I always learn something or discover a new plant and always come home with a plant or two which I have never grown before.  I always come away feeling recharged and enthused. Read the rest of this entry

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