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bought new plants

17 Jan, sent for some witchhazels, Hamamelis and Diane, they are winter/Spring flowering...

15 comments

daff

18 Jan, 2009
Daff

How do you build a Snowman with no Snow?

Well, if you have a sandy beach and a little patience and determination you will...

9 comments

AndreaRichter

18 Jan, 2009
Andrearichter

Organization. Early spring cleaning?

I have been attacked by the cleaning-up bug-it's still a bit lethargic but as I clean...

9 comments

Raquel

18 Jan, 2009
Raquel

Aqua globes

I admit I had never before bought anything that I had seen on an info-mercial-is...

8 comments

Raquel

18 Jan, 2009
Raquel

I THINK IT'S A..... OR MAYBE A.....OR PERHAPS A...!!

There are several plants in my garden that I like very much but have no idea what...

11 comments

Gee19

18 Jan, 2009
Gee19

Preparing for Spring in a Wildlife Garden

As many birds and animals begin to search for sites for the on coming breeding season...

52 comments

bonkersbon

18 Jan, 2009
Bonkersbon

Bulb Shoots

I bet a few of us managed to get into our gardens today. It was a bright sunny day...

4 comments

novice22

18 Jan, 2009
Novice22

Nice Day

What a wonderful day, I've been out in the garden 3 hours this morning, my husband...

14 comments

daff

18 Jan, 2009
Daff

4 YEARS.

I have been looking through my photos, i had forgotten how the garden looked when...

23 comments

hollyeves

18 Jan, 2009
Hollyeves

pvc home-made greenhouse

hi,does anyone know where i can get plans for 6 x 4 pvc greenhouse,would like to...

2 comments

marybakers

17 Jan, 2009
Marybakers

Marys Friends and Rotary

We have got a new teacher hous from Marys Friends in Norway this to make the teacher...

15 comments

rolfkjo

17 Jan, 2009
Rolfkjo

Friday 16.01.09

Entry One After much deliberation, I have bought two cordyline, 'cotton candy', at...

6 comments

sunday

17 Jan, 2009
Sunday

The beautifying of Sundays' garden

Hello everybody, I've decided to write a blog on the progress of my garden, as I...

6 comments

sunday

17 Jan, 2009
Sunday

Evergreen clematis "Lunar lass"

I planted this late last year. It said on it's label it would flower Jan/Feb. I had...

17 comments

marge

16 Jan, 2009
Marge

All along the garden wall,

Ok, lets get silly, A poem as i remember it, All along the garden wall silvery and...

28 comments

funkyfuchsia

16 Jan, 2009
Funkyfuchsia

The vicarage garden

Well, winters here and having put most of my gardens to bed it's project time, one...

13 comments

philip

16 Jan, 2009
Philip

Chicken Soup (Jewish) I know its not about gardening.. Its a special request.

If ever I am feeling down or have a bad bout of the flu, or even a nasty cold......I...

17 comments

Dottydaisy2

16 Jan, 2009
Dottydaisy2

Get out of my garden!

Unlike BB's garden where Cyril & Twiggy are living in harmony, my garden visitors...

21 comments

Gee19

16 Jan, 2009
Gee19

My Pond 08/09

Started with a smallish Pond @ 1st i already had my 5 fish from my old house so they...

24 comments

jacque

16 Jan, 2009
Jacque

lost Toffee :(

Toffee hasn't come for his breakfast this morning very unlike him he usually goes...

33 comments

sewingkilla

16 Jan, 2009
Sewingkilla

Polytunnel.

This is going to be our main winter polytunnel. We decided on the site on the 21...

4 comments

lil

16 Jan, 2009
Lil

First seeds; new year!

Jan 16th 2009 and the season is up and running ! Sowed my first seeds of the year...

10 comments

lil

15 Jan, 2009
Lil

The 'Titch'

Well this is supposed to be the most depressing week of the year, but some people...

17 comments

AndreaRichter

15 Jan, 2009
Andrearichter

Is Spring coming or what ......

I am so looking forward to spring, When can we expect the first day??? This damp...

21 comments

daff

15 Jan, 2009
Daff

A Winter Walk

After all the dreadful snowfalls we had during December and the cold I had that took...

16 comments

nariz

15 Jan, 2009
Nariz

Here is the children in full job

We have got som flower seeds from my norwegian frinds and now we start to saw and...

14 comments

rolfkjo

15 Jan, 2009
Rolfkjo

My mommy home project

Hello everyone, Im a Norwegian man who try to help some children in North East of...

7 comments

rolfkjo

15 Jan, 2009
Rolfkjo

Garden Gazing

I finally managed to see my garden during sunlight at the weekend. It has been dark...

8 comments

novice22

14 Jan, 2009
Novice22

My Expedition!

When you are still run down after flu, what's the best thing to do-apart from see...

33 comments

spritzhenry

14 Jan, 2009
Spritzhenry

help!

I don't know what is it about. I can't edit my photos, something is happening with...

4 comments

florar

14 Jan, 2009
Florar

What is this sound?

For several nights now, about 1-2am, I hear a loud strange noise over in the village...

62 comments

Gee19

13 Jan, 2009
Gee19

.................................A Walnut Tree!.......................................

What ever next i can hear u all saying? & im as surprised as the next 1 ! While...

72 comments

jacque

13 Jan, 2009
Jacque

Planted My 2 Year Old Braeburn Apple Tree

As its stopped Raining & No frost on ground today i deceided 2 plant My Apple...

17 comments

jacque

13 Jan, 2009
Jacque

The Sunday Times and the Woodland Trust needs 100.000 volunteers to plant trees!

Hi There everyone The Sunday Times and the Woodland Trust are creating a huge forest...

22 comments

Arlene

12 Jan, 2009
Arlene

The garden as it is now

Now the garden is ready to plant up. I've downloaded a photo in garden pictures....

8 comments

rodney7037

12 Jan, 2009
Rodney7037

hello my friends xx

wow! it has been a while since i last wrote a blog i apologise!!! so... hello to...

32 comments

ickledigga

12 Jan, 2009
Ickledigga

Where to begin?

Hi Everyone, I am a real garden novice and want to learn as much as possible. We...

16 comments

redchris01

12 Jan, 2009
Redchris01

A YEAR TODAY.....

I ve just realised by the date that its been a year since i joined Grows On You.....

16 comments

hollyeves

12 Jan, 2009
Hollyeves

FREEDOM

thank the lord this lousy weather is near over, cant wait to get my wellies dirty...

11 comments

boydie

12 Jan, 2009
Boydie

Sunshine.

This morning up here in the northwest it as been quite pleasant with the sun shinning,...

12 comments

clarice

12 Jan, 2009
Clarice

Prunned The Old Apple ............

This weekend was`nt Wet but Very Cold & its the time of Year for Prunning/Planting...

31 comments

jacque

12 Jan, 2009
Jacque

Everything Half price

Hello everybody . Yesterday was our lucky day , as a couple...

10 comments

amy

12 Jan, 2009
Amy

Little Robin Friendly as can be, come and take a picture of me

Whilst in the Botanics today I had a look round some places I hadn't been for years,...

10 comments

AndreaRichter

11 Jan, 2009
Andrearichter

just to clear a few things up

loose ends if you like so not much writing but some pictures my dogs my masks...

15 comments

noseypotter

11 Jan, 2009
Noseypotter

Ventnor Botanical Gardens - frost damage

This is a blog to follow on from the one I posted on 26th December-Boxing Day, Winter...

14 comments

AndreaRichter

11 Jan, 2009
Andrearichter

*Reunited*

Because of the below zero temperatures last week I decided to bring the girls in...

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Gee19

11 Jan, 2009
Gee19

Then the wind changed and it warmed up

As we all know in the UK, this week has been a big freeze, plant casualties and garden...

15 comments

AndreaRichter

11 Jan, 2009
Andrearichter

NEW PATH AND TRELLIS

At last I have a path from patio to garage. I know it looks very new and bare at...

11 comments

ginellie

11 Jan, 2009
Ginellie

Spring is on the way

With the coldest temperatures for nearly thirty years, you might be forgiven for...

22 comments

AndrewR

11 Jan, 2009
Andrewr

WINTER BEACH WALK.

Although it was so cold and frosty yesterday.. i decided to go for a walk on the...

15 comments

hollyeves

11 Jan, 2009
Hollyeves