Binge Gardening

Take one rather scruffy neglected corner of the garden …

garden before

Attack for the space of Desert Island Discs, Just a Minute, the Food Programme, The World this Weekend, Gardeners’ Question Time, the Listening Project (omnibus edition) and two podcasts of The Life Scientific …

… and discover that you have barely dented it.

garden after

The compost heap, on the other hand, is looking impressively large. I think I’ve said this before, but if you start thinking of your gardening progress purely in the amount of plant material added to the compost heap, then it all seems a lot less futile.


One Response to Binge Gardening

  1. charles says:

    Aha but at least the sun came out when you had finished. I found that the winter had killed off my lavender and the sage. Sage is as tough as old boots so it must have been cold.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: