Hi(gh) summer

It’s been a while. We’ve missed documenting an eventful 2015, and are now deep into a turbulent 2016. But blog is not dead. So here’s a brief overview of our growing year, from earliest January to mid-July.

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New year’s amaryllis

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From Emily Jacir’s show at the Whitechapel Gallery this winter

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Adorno’s urban allotment, Frankfurt, mid-January

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Camellia on display at Frankfurt Botanical Garden

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That’s its name, yes

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Our new home (a fixer-upper)

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The allotment on 17 April

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First fruits

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27 April

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Bluebell walk, 8 May

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The allotment at Chastleton House (Wolf Hall in the BBC series)

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Zoe communing with the watchful Rollright Stones on her birthday in May

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Allotment border on 9 June

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Hollywood lighting, looming storm system – 24 June

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West Sands St Andrews – a kelp allotment

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The English Garden in Berlin’s Tiergarten – how English is it?

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Encounter on Milburngate Bridge, Durham, mid-July