In April, the garden looked pretty much like this :
Which is pretty standard for these parts,
Then the rain came.
so much rain.
I gave up.
I bowed down to the superior opponent that is the Slug, and it`s underestimated partner in slime, the snail.
As of half an hour ago, the yard looks like this :
i just let nature take its course this year. I cut the grass maybe twice; didnt feed anything.
i planted this fuchsia a month ago, the purple flowers go really well with the crocosmia behind them.
the grapevine started growing eventually, i`m expecting my first real grapes this year, not many mind.