Runaway" trees needed to be cut back, rubbish got rid of, paths created, walls built and a constant war on rose bay willow
herb, ivy and other invasive weeds.
made virtually all in the opening 1m3f Tapeta handicap, in which he was chased home by stable companion Layali Al Andalus to give the yard a one-two.
Dubai: Former champion trainer Satish Seemar continued his strong start to the season by saddling Bay Willow
to win the feature race at the Al Basti Equiworld-sponsored meeting at Meydan on Thursday night, and then credited the success to good teamwork.
The scheme envisages support for the restoration of the species of Bay Willow
, Alpine Whitebeam, Great Yellow Gentian, and Galanthus elwesii (giant snowdrop).
On paper, there is little wrong with the Fantastic Light chestnut's third to Bay Willow
over 12 furlongs at Ascot's King George fixture last month.
Times Up won by two and a quarter lengths with Ouster one length behind Bay Willow
35), unsuited by the muddling pace when a staying-on third to Times Up and Bay Willow
at Newmarket last time, is fancied to turn the tables on that pair in the 1m4f handicap.
He saddles four runners tomorrow and BAY WILLOW
looks the pick of those.
The Whitley Bay Willow
Club welcomes all retired men over 55.
Alice Kimpton, site man-ager for the reserve at the Ainsdale sand dunes, said: ``The ponies will be here for a three month trial; we're hoping they will eat everything from birch saplings to rose bay willow
After feeding for weeks on fuschia or rose bay willow
herb, the fully- grown caterpillar is now searching for somewhere to pupate - usually beneath moss or dry leaves on the ground, out of the reach of frost.
Another proven perfomer is Doug Watson's Dr Faustus, while it will pay to keep an eye on Satish Seemar's Bay Willow