Thursday, 14 September 2017
Where Did Summer Go? We're Pruning Already.
May's post was all about planting, so it's difficult to believe that we've just returned from France having pruned our field of flowers. Lavender should be pruned every year to keep them compact and to prevent them becoming woody. We used secateurs to remove flower stalks and about a third of this year’s growth, making sure that some green growth remained. jam recipe. wine! Toffee apple upside-down cake recipe. Plum chutney recipe. Walnut cake recipe.