Dahlias and Pumpkins

Dahlias and pumpkins are giving the garden such a feeling of fertility at this time of year. In Chinese philosophy the Autumn is a time of limits and endings, where the produce that Summer has worked so hard achieving can be celebrated and stored away. Green tomatoes made into chutney, the last of the cooking apples stewed and herbs cut and hung from rafters to dry out. Intellectual and work projects get under the way as the nights draw in. Ideally garden designs, which can take months getting right, are undertaken and any hard landscaping projects can be booked in [...]

By |2019-03-28T18:56:52+00:00October 26th, 2014|Blog, Vegetables|Comments Off on Dahlias and Pumpkins