I thought a patch of yellow freesias on the driveway wall would be nice. The packet definitely said they were yellow.
. . . . you get more than you paid for.
Jean Galbraith. An Australian bred rose in the best English Rose tradition. A sport of David Austin's Abraham Darby. More lemon than Abraham's apricot, but with the same exquisite perfume.
. . . . you have to stick to your guns.
For ages, I've wanted the Leylandii removed from the garden bed straight outside the front door. It was a neat little Christmas tree when we moved here, yesterday my son in law, who doesn't need a lot of encouragement to chainsaw down a tree, came and despite Mike's misgivings, the tree is no more. And the hallway inside the front door is no longer like a dark cave. And Mr Lincoln will now get a decent amount of sunshine each day.
And we have the makings of next winter's woodpile.