One of the reasons I have been kept out of mischief (and blogging) to some extent recently is that I have been busy preparing a little looping slide show. It has just under 600 pictures of local gardens. It also has some 50 minutes of my music to go with it, although the latter will probably be drowned out by a competing sound system of ghetto-blaster proportions.

  For the benefit of those who live in reasonable proximity to Durban, or who have a handy little private jet on call, here are the details: 




I did a trial run today, and I can vouch for the fact that there are lots and lots and lots of all sorts of indigenous plants on offer.  (And lots and lots.)

About colonialist

Active septic geranium who plays with words writing fantasy novels and professionally editing, with notes writing classical music, and with riding a mountain bike, horses and dinghies. Recently Indie Publishing has been added to this list.
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  1. Marco says:

    Sound good! I hope the fair is a success!


  2. optie says:

    Oh Col that sounds like my idea of heaven, would love to see your pics …


  3. Oooh, exciting, Col! I don’t suppose this labour of love will be online anywhere…reminds me of Derek Jarman’s film, The Garden, for some reason. His beautiful little seaside shale-patch at Dungeness.


  4. adinparadise says:

    Enjoy the fair, Col. Hope you get lots of keen gardeners there.


  5. 68ghia says:

    Hope it goes well 😉


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