One year in pictures

February 22nd, 2014 by

I have for many years thought to show a picture calendar of how my garden looks like all times of the year. Now finally I have collected enough pictures so I have something to show. Here we go:

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During summer 2013 I finished the work with the new pond

February 15th, 2014 by
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This summer we will finish the brick wall and make a round paiving beside the pond. Then we will continue with the walkway around the pond. Here we have prepaired for the paving.

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A new pond

February 15th, 2014 by
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Finally it’s time to fix this side of the stone steps. Here is a small pond that I want to make bigger. During the winter, I planned how I wanted to do it. There will also be a low stone wall, like I have in other places in the garden.

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New projects 2009

February 14th, 2014 by
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Now the turn has come to do something about the front side of the greenhouse and the large flower bed in the slope. Here’s how it looked like in summer 2008.
All winter, I sat and pondered and made up drawings of how I wanted it to look like. I will make a paved semicircle outside the greenhouse and a wall around the flowerbed which will have a slightly different look.

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Projects in the spring 2007

February 14th, 2014 by
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The edge around the flower bed was in such poor condition that it had to be replaced. I first made a sketch on how I wanted it to look like and made some changes from the original. Here we have dug and compacted the sand and then put the first layer of bricks. A spirit level is handy to use for this.

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A new flower bed on the north side

February 14th, 2014 by
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Now it was finally time to do something about the two small flower beds on the north side. Here is the lawn dug away and you can imagine how it will look like …

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