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Is that, no it cant be, yes it is I told you it was.........DUH!!!!!!!!

Yes everyone it is the Simsons, we came across these fantastic little gardens featuring...

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Dottydaisy2

20 Aug, 2009
Dottydaisy2

How Are Your Veg Doing?? ......I hope my son will keep mine watered while we're away in North East next week with our comedian son!!!!

Are your vegetables doing particularly well this year, or is it just down here in...

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paulthegardener

20 Aug, 2009
Paulthegard..

Nursuery rejects saved!

One of the local nurseries gave me a few plants that were going to be discarded and...

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n2organics

20 Aug, 2009
N2organics

Thanks

Thank you all for your comments and advice, glad you liked the photos of my cats,...

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valadel

20 Aug, 2009
Valadel

A sunny day in the garden...honest!

The hottest day of the year yesterday so far apparently tho' I don't mean to rub...

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fluff

20 Aug, 2009
Fluff

HOLA

Is that how you spell it :))) Been to Benidorm and Man it was Hot, Phew..Arrived...

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youngdaisydee

20 Aug, 2009
Youngdaisydee

What more plants!

I went to a nursery near Etchingham that I had seen on my travels. Very good choice...

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drc726

20 Aug, 2009
Drc726

A little tree was saved!

A while back, I replanted a small tree and it has responded great to it's new organic...

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n2organics

20 Aug, 2009
N2organics

20/8/09

Urban foraging. It's what Mum calls nicking fruit off other people's trees. I'm not...

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pip_c

19 Aug, 2009
Pip_c

Second address call

This will probably be my shortest blog ever! Would those GoY friends who have requested...

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bigbumblebee

19 Aug, 2009
Bigbumblebee

Through Henry's eyes....

Henry thinks that my garden belongs to him. He goes out every morning and walks purposefully...

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spritzhenry

19 Aug, 2009
Spritzhenry

Kitchen chaos!!

At Last..my love has come along.......... Nah, the words SHOULD read: At Last, my...

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madperth

19 Aug, 2009
Madperth

My Current Favourite Plant

At different times of the year my favourite plants in the garden change. At the...

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bulbaholic

19 Aug, 2009
Bulbaholic

Herbs Herbs Herbs

I usually grow quite a few different herbs and a couple of weeks ago I harvested...

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quiltingqueen

19 Aug, 2009
Quiltingqueen

Wild Blackberries

Myself husband and our three kiddies all went to our local park for a kick about...

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samba

19 Aug, 2009
Samba

Pashley Manor Gardens - another garden visited

Today we went to Pashley Manor Gardens off the A21 at Ticehurst. The original moated...

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drc726

19 Aug, 2009
Drc726

Monet's gardens

We visited Monet's gardens in Giverny, France this time last week in very hot conditions-at...

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lobelialover

19 Aug, 2009
Lobelialover

Autumn wilt - me not the plants

Does anyone else find by this stage of the year their enthusiasm starts to wane compared...

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lobelialover

19 Aug, 2009
Lobelialover

Seaside Rescue............

I was just about to browse through everyones photos, when my daughter phoned me from...

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hollyeves

19 Aug, 2009
Hollyeves

Lavender Lavender Lavender

I have gone lavender mad this year. I have several different types in black tubs...

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quiltingqueen

19 Aug, 2009
Quiltingqueen

Happy Days

Hi everyone just thought i would say Hello well counting down time now till I start...

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jewells

19 Aug, 2009
Jewells

Dahlia update for Bamboo and Bertiefox

A few weeks ago you answered my question regarding this rather odd Dahlia and I thought...

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lily2

19 Aug, 2009
Lily2

I'm very lucky

Hi everyone! I Have been very lucky this week :) a friend of mine has just offered...

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jaffa

19 Aug, 2009
Jaffa

demonstrations of art

i was asked like last year to do a demonstration of art.last year i drew my ex mother...

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noseypotter

19 Aug, 2009
Noseypotter

any

please tell me wot i can plant know got patch all ready just want to grow some thing...

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chezell

18 Aug, 2009
Chezell

Crieff ALLOTMENT!

A quick note: Any GoYers in Crieff- Someone has just offered an allotment on freecycle!

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madperth

18 Aug, 2009
Madperth

Back to the Land

Or the one with lots of pictures. After that short break to allow things to grow...

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muddy_knees

18 Aug, 2009
Muddy_knees

You know you are losing the plot when you...

Get an email to say unfortunatly I have not been succesful in a job I had applied...

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mookins

18 Aug, 2009
Mookins

Dell revisited

I was remarking before about "The trouble with Cordylines" and how after the Winter...

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thelonegardener

18 Aug, 2009
Thelonegard..

willow ladies and mud....

As some of you know we go to a few muis festivals each year. Along with the music...

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sandra

18 Aug, 2009
Sandra

Been busy up at the Manor !

Two days hard graft, in the heat, 80 new photos uploaded on to my laptop, might be...

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thelonegardener

18 Aug, 2009
Thelonegard..

Babysitting!

I am babysitting my friends tortoise this week, its not the first time i've had him...

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sewingkilla

18 Aug, 2009
Sewingkilla

I have great tits....

...and blue tits and before the summer I had swarms of starlings at my bird feeder...

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missclueless

18 Aug, 2009
Missclueless

Poor Little Bee

I went to put some washing out and found a little bee on the path going around in...

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gardengirl1

18 Aug, 2009
Gardengirl1

Good sites to study

Have bee studying various types of topsoil but am unsure about how the certification...

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bigmoe66

18 Aug, 2009
Bigmoe66

Why is it all men exaggerate so much!?

Well, you know how I got suckered by that octopus on Saturday at church camp? This...

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pip_c

18 Aug, 2009
Pip_c

holiday over !

Well here I am again hoping to put together a interesting blog about my holiday....

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grannysue

18 Aug, 2009
Grannysue

Critters and new "toys"!

After a hard day at work, I stopped by the local organic nursery and picked up a...

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n2organics

18 Aug, 2009
N2organics

18/8/2009

Okay, well, today I continue with my letterbox drops. I walked Frances today, for...

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pip_c

17 Aug, 2009
Pip_c

Companion planting.....

In the latest edition of 'Grow It' there's an article p.78 about companion planting,...

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antigone

17 Aug, 2009
Antigone

A Climbing ,Clinging & Berry Barering Plant ???

Its in My Laural Trees & I think its Very Pretty :) I dont have a Clue what...

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jacque

17 Aug, 2009
Jacque

Cider with Rosie...& er Fluff...

After our walk up (& up!) Hambledon Hill we desperately needed some sort of apple-based...

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fluff

17 Aug, 2009
Fluff

* Snowball 1 year later *

1 year ago almost to the day this lovely white fantail dove stopped by to visit us...

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amy

17 Aug, 2009
Amy

Aargh!

What a day on Saturday! V. windy although dry (which was brilliant) but so windy...

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twiggy

17 Aug, 2009
Twiggy

bamboo

hello can anyone out there help me im trying to find out about taking a cutting from...

2 comments

minty

17 Aug, 2009
Minty

Half a million!

Hello everybody, Over the weekend we had our 500,000 comment posted. David did the...

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ajay

17 Aug, 2009
Ajay

Gardeners World Plant List 14th August 2009

Here's the second of my catch up plant lists for the most recent Gardener's World. Even...

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peter

17 Aug, 2009
Peter

Gardeners World Plant List 7th August 2009

I managed to get an episode behind and just had a little catch up of the last 2 episodes...

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peter

17 Aug, 2009
Peter

17/8/2009

Well, I've just come back from my first paid work time. I'm delivering junk mail...

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pip_c

17 Aug, 2009
Pip_c

Lethal chemical!

I normally treat fire ant mounds with Orange Oil and Apple Cider Vinegar to kill...

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n2organics

16 Aug, 2009
N2organics