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Odds and Ends from Kazakhstan

In this blog, I will show some of the strange plants I saw on my holiday in Kazakhstan...

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7 Nov, 2008
Andrewr

Other Bulbs from Kazakhstan

My previous blog on Kazakhstan concentrated on the tulips I saw so this time I will...

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2 Nov, 2008
Andrewr

Rain Poem

Given the somewhat damp weather here this afternoon, I thought this might raise a...

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1 Nov, 2008
Andrewr

Tulips from Kazakhstan

You may remember back in April I went on a holiday to Kazakhstan, looking for plants...

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28 Oct, 2008
Andrewr

Bedtime

With heavy rain forecast for tomorrow and possible frosts next week, today was the...

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25 Oct, 2008
Andrewr

In Praise of Ferns

In our quest for flower and foliage colour, don’t forget nature’s common hue of green....

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20 Oct, 2008
Andrewr

THIS IS WAR!!!

After two wet growing seasons, I probably have more slugs and snails in the garden...

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18 Oct, 2008
Andrewr

Love/Hate Relationships

Having spent several hours extracting schizostylis from a corner of the garden, I...

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30 Sep, 2008
Andrewr

Waterperry Gardens

These gardens, at the Waterperry College in Oxfordshire, are about forty miles from...

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21 Sep, 2008
Andrewr

Taming the Ceanothus

I planted a ceanothus at the back of a revamped border last year but it soon became...

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20 Sep, 2008
Andrewr

The HUNT for the HARLEY - End of the Road

“So now Andrew has NO CHOICE! By public demand, he must post a photo of his Harley”...

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12 Sep, 2008
Andrewr

Green Footprints (this isn't what you think it is)

Yesterday was dry so I was able to get some work done in the garden. Later I was...

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9 Sep, 2008
Andrewr


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