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Reasons to be cheerful…

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With apologies to Ian Dury…

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1. A tour of the Victorian orchard with Ian on a sunny day…

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2. Worcester Pearmain apples…..

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3. Worcester Pearmain apple trees…

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4. Beehives…

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5. Solitary bees…

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6. And bumble-bees…

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7. Conference pears…

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8. Lord Lambourne apples…

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9. Pumpkins growing in the long orchard grass…

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10. Lemon cucumbers…

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11. Snow’s Fancy Cucumbers…

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12. Aubergine flowers…

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13. Aubergines…

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14. Aubergine Rosa Bianca…

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15. Paul Robeson tomatoes ripening on the vine…

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16. Black cherry tomatoes…

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17. Melons…

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18. Vezanka (Serbian) chilis…

Fota VIctorian Working Garden produce

19. The fruits of our labours…

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20. Our resident robin, keeping a watchful eye on it all…

 

 

All photographs copyright Fotaframeyardblog.wordpress.com 

Photograph number 19 and Featured Photograph, by Finola O’S. 

 

 

 

 

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Author: fotaframeyardblog

We are volunteers at the Victorian Working Garden at Fota House in County Cork, Ireland.

One thought on “Reasons to be cheerful…

  1. Beautiful. Nature’s bounty. Autumn’s gifts.

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