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Thursday, 1 December 2016

Frost details

 It's an accepted thing that a touch of frost will turn anywhere into a winter wonderland. 

Well, I wouldn't quite claim that for my garden this week, but the frost has certainly brought out the beauty in plants that would usually pass unnoticed.

Even this ordinary winter cabbage suddenly becomes 'art'.


Icy edging turns oregano into lace.

Is this a skeleton tree or a river system revealed on this foxglove leaf?