Dorothy Loeffler

Dorothy Loeffler

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Wisteria.

Start snipping at your garden now

Gardening tips of the week: I mention some of this cutting back and thinning out now because our autumn and then winter winds are sometimes extremely strong and gusty, doing untold damage to trees and shrubs breaking off branches in all the wrong places, even blowing or up-rooting the whole tree.

Mango in Mallorca.

The very first fruit to ripen

Some of the early fruit to ripen once the Citrus fruits are over will be the Nispero/Loquat, it can probably be considered the first fruit to ripen locally.

Tree pruning.

It's time to tidy the garden

“The Grass cuttings are wonderful for the compost heap and even now in midwinter one can feel the heat of a pile that the grass generates to help with decomposing.

vegetables from Menorca.

Any time is planting time

It is not surprising to find some of what we consider as spring vegetables already on the market stalls which is a sure indication that any time is planting time.

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My youngest daughter Laura

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