A selection of photos taken around The Garden House estate
Fruit cage taking shape
Iris escaped the Canadian geese this year!
New skills! Ben Merlin in action.
Cat sows the first batch of lettuces in the new garden
Repositioning pond plants
First sowings and plantings in the polytunnel
Marcus collecting nettles for the compost heap
Thanks to Halow volunteers who helped to dig the polytunnel foundations
The Halow Project – re-surfacing the woodland path with wood chip – Thanks to Jon Treasure Tree Services for the wood chippings!
Water lilies ‘Hollandia’
The Growth Team from Surrey Choices and Andy in the new pond that we have been digging.
A copper water lily
Thanks to the Halow volunteers who helped to bring in soil to level the new polytunnel
Snowy pond area
Borage for the bees!
Wildflowers by the pond
The Halow Project – Picking apples in the orchard
Ben helping Sue in the orchard
Mike and Ben working on the pond
Richard digging a ditch to the new pond.
Panoramic photograph of the main pond
Bumble bee on cornflower
The Family of Egyptian Geese
Chris and Becca
Freshly mown orchard
The Dipping Platform
Joyce working on formative pruning
Ben at work planting
Flowering Rush – Butomus umbellatus
The very large Leylandii 2013
Looking north, before the new woodland was planted 2013
Before the new woodland was planted 2013
New woodland being planted Dec 2013
Looking south-east towards the top of the site 2013
The site of the new orchard to be planted in 2014
Looking north-west towards Hambledon Road 2013