… I shall wear purple

With apologies to Jenny Joseph my vegetable garden, and beyond, today is in glorious shades of purple. But this is no warning, instead it’s a promise, if all goes well, of a modest harvest to come.

Sage Flower

Sage flowers – the bees are always busy here while it is in flower

Potatoes - Tibet

The flowers of Tibet – a variety of potato sourced from Irish Seedsavers.


The lovely lilac to magenta shades of the flowering Winterkefe Mangetout

Sliabh na mBan

And overlooking all in the valley is Sliabh na mBan, today in a soft purple haze. A sure sign of good weather.

2 responses

  1. Beautiful colours and a view-and-a-half to frame your garden!

    1. Thanks Susie – yes it is a terrific, ever-changing view and I know that I’m so lucky to have it.

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