A Season’s Whirl: while we were away…

The great barred spiral spins away,
a grain of sand circles the sun,
seasons whirl while summer drowns,
then dew-drop mornings; autumn’s begun…JK ©

 

Summer in Ireland may have been a washout for the most part this year, but we here on plot 49 were lucky enough to be able to travel to Canada for a holiday, and as such made no postings for a while. So, here’s a pictorial record  of some of what we did while in Canada with some of the developments on the Monster in the Corner while we were away…

Rumbling the Bumblebees...

Rumbling the Bumblebees…on plot 49

Oakes Garden Niagara City

Oakes Garden Niagara City

Urban planting Toronto

Urban planting Toronto

Ornamental Squash: Bought in Malcisine last August, ripening in Dublin this August...

Ornamental Squash:
Bought in Malcisine, Italy last August, ripening on the Monster in the Corner this August…

 

Cosmos, Cupid's darts and Sedum...

Cosmos, Cupid’s darts and Sedum on plot 49

St James' Cathedral Church Toronto

St James’ Cathedral Church Toronto

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Late Sunflowers: a bit bedraggled but over 10 foot at last...

Late Sunflowers: a bit bedraggled but over 10 foot at last…

curing the onions and shallots: using the car-boot window to effect..

curing the last of the onions and shallots:
using the car-boot window to effect..

Toronto..container planting in The Allen Garden

Toronto..container planting in The Allen Garden

urban planting in the town of Naigara-on-the-Lake...

urban planting in the town of Naigara-on-the-Lake…

Allen Garden Glasshouse Toronto

Allen Garden Glasshouse Toronto

 

 

 

 

 

 

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