Our garden at Casa Debbio has come along in leaps and bounds this year because of the rain…see the difference from last year.
Casa Debbio spring 2016
The cool, wet spring seems to suit the garden at Casa Debbio. It is thriving. We have lavender, roses, peonies and much more…
Progress at Casa Debbio
Our garden at Casa Debbio grew like mad while we were in Sicily. It is really starting to take shape. Filippo and Vittorio built our new pergola. Now we need the wisteria to take off and cover it.
2015 at Casa Debbio
Casa Debbio has had a busy year. We have seen snow, rain, the hottest summer for more than 100 years, storms and rainbows. The garden is progressing well and I can’t wait to get back in the new year to start again.
Casa Debbio roundup
It is time to go home to Australia and leave my garden at Casa Debbio behind. We have done a lot of work to create a new garden on the … Read the full article
Tree trimming at Casa Debbio
We have done some serious tree trimming at Casa Debbio. I was reluctant to cut down the pine trees around the house, but the villagers have gradually worn me down … Read the full article
Autumn plantings at Casa Debbio
Autumn is here. The early morning view from Casa Debbio is misty and golden. Summer was wet and cool. Some things in the garden grew well and others did not. … Read the full article
Return to Casa Debbio
I am back in Italy for a couple of months. I couldn’t wait to get to Casa Debbio to see how my growing garden survived the summer. I arrived on … Read the full article
Sun and snow at Casa Debbio
We have had heavy snow in the area recently so I thought I should go up to our house in the mountains to see how Casa Debbio had coped with … Read the full article
Snow at Casa Debbio
I have been up to Vergemoli to check the progress on Casa Debbio and to see how it fared in the earthquake. All is well and I appear to have the heating working … Read the full article