This blog from last year reminds me of the beauty in letting go of perfectionism
How does your garden grow? My approach to gardening may be a little different. In just one corner of my garden I have photinia-fraseri red robin, Belgian honeysuckle, bluebells, witch hazel, cotoneaster, kerria japonica, fatsia, ferns, geraniums and a smoke bush. Chances are I also have more than a few weeds with nettles and dandelions trying to take root here too. For my friends who like straight lines and not a weed in sight my garden can be a challenge; for those who are happy with a more organic, even haphazard approach to gardening where weeds are tolerated and sometimes even welcomed, my garden is a thing of beauty.
That corner is one of the more successful, well-developed areas of my garden. The area next…
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