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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

Holiday in Latvia

I was away most of last week for a short break in Latvia. It is one of the three...

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2 Sep, 2008
Andrewr

They think it's all over - it is now

Today was the last of the groups booked in ‘by appointment’ to visit the garden....

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19 Aug, 2008
Andrewr

Bigger Gardens

I guess we’d all like a bigger garden so that we could grow everything we wanted...

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7 Aug, 2008
Andrewr

Another job jobbed

It rained this morning (it wasn’t forecast so I got wet coming back from the shops)...

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1 Aug, 2008
Andrewr

Yellow Book gardens - they're all different

I have visited three Yellow Book gardens in the last week. The first was a “plantsman’s...

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27 Jul, 2008
Andrewr

Ultimate Garden?

How's this for one-up-man-ship? Yesterday I went to a Buckingham Palace Garden Party. It...

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10 Jul, 2008
Andrewr

Colour Theory

Have you ever wondered why some colours look right together and others don’t? This...

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5 Jul, 2008
Andrewr

Visiting Gardens

What do you look for when visiting other people’s gardens? Some gardens we have to...

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29 Jun, 2008
Andrewr


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