More photos of the bed in its early-summer 2011 state.
As seen from another angle back in early summer 2011.
And looking from above.
A week or so later and the Demon Barber of the Garden had done her work.
Here's DC and one of the chooks getting in on the action next to the fuschia bush.
And finally, the bed was empty.
And finally, ready for the grass seed.
And just a couple of weeks later (mid-August), the new grass started to come through.
Compare to one year earlier...