The back garden is ready for its close-up

I wanted to share a few pictures of the back garden that I took this weekend. I am keeping the wider views under wraps because I am still working on the paving, so there are various unattractive sacks of sand, piles of bricks, a displaced woodpile, and so forth, all ruining the aesthetics. You don’t want to see those, believe me. When the paving’s finished, I’ll take a step back with a wide-angle lens and show you what the back garden looks like as a whole. But for now, here’s zooming in on the pretty bits…

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Ps. Yes, those are indeed chives blooming right now, in mid-august.


Add yours →

  1. Those chives are probably ones you harvested earlier in the summer. Mine have got quite large and clumpy and before they seed I cut the whole lot right down. Nice fresh leaves quickly grow back, and quite often some more flowers.
    I love the greeny blue netty thing. It is a puzzle picture – what is it?

  2. All lovely, esp. the salvia and dahlias!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: