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George and his swamp

I’ve been meaning to do a quick update on the swamp I made for George back in January.     Suffice to say, George is comfortable. Here it was in January:   Also, late to the billion dollar party, I know, but I am finally having a love affair with Instagram (although I do want […]

A swamp for George

Soleirolia soleirolii – the perfect bathroom plant. I’ve been using these lovely creeping emerald droplet-leaves for years now, both indoors and out. Outside, they do this tight-knit, softening thing – the leaves are slightly tougher and darker, and none the worse for that. I long to take a machete to the cement between my paving […]