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Beans in a Tent...

Well as most of us know its been a beggar today as regards the weather, I think the...

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lincslass

15 May, 2012
Lincslass

North Wales - Plas Newydd

On day 2 of my trip to North Wales, we headed across to Anglesey to visit Plas Newydd....

9 comments

AndrewR

15 May, 2012
Andrewr

Staking Plumeria Cuttings And Plumeria Plants At Planting Time

Hi Everybody, I recently published a blog post about the importance of staking plumeria...

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bobwalshplumerias

15 May, 2012
Bobwalshplu..

Raking up leaves

I have just been raking up the dead bay leaves that have fallen from my very poorly...

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ola

15 May, 2012
Ola

Wild Pitcher Plant at Shadowlands and other things....

A brief update on progress. Over the last few early mornings I have been trying to...

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ptarotuos

15 May, 2012
Ptarotuos

wildflower meadow..

hello folks.. as part of the project seen in a previous blog..I spent some time this...

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skipscanda1234

15 May, 2012
Skipscanda1..

Snow in May ?

Good morning GOYers. Looking out of my window at 8.15 and yes... its snowing! Global...

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maggiekinsgarden

15 May, 2012
Maggiekinsg..

Older Heucheras in larger pots

I decided to make a feature of the older Heucheras in larger pots this year. I thought...

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dorjac

15 May, 2012
Dorjac

Sunday Wind Damage

We are having such terrible changeable weather. Saturday I was walking through Rhodendrums...

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Scotkat

15 May, 2012
Scotkat

My own patch of sunshine to share with you all.

Aren't these daffodils and tulips just lovely, so bright and cheery. These were...

8 comments

mavisc52

14 May, 2012
Mavisc52

Soggy May

Hi everyone, Just about the time I think I am going to be caught up with the garden,...

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rusty_shovel

14 May, 2012
Rusty_shovel

Sad announcment

Hi my friends I dont know if any of you knew but sadly I had a message from Margeret...

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sheil15

14 May, 2012
Sheil15

LILAC TIME ... in my evening garden

Spring is here. Under my garden arch, the lilac starts to bloom. ........................................................... Its...

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terratoonie

14 May, 2012
Terratoonie

Rockery update.

Like Pansypotter I have hankered after a rockery for years and this Easter my OH...

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seaburngirl

14 May, 2012
Seaburngirl

managed to do some planting

Well we have been lucky up here in Lanacashire with no rain arriving until after...

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decker

14 May, 2012
Decker

my open garden

aon sunday may 20th , 12pm to 5 pm ............... if your around this area , then...

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cristina

14 May, 2012
Cristina

Garden Show.

Yesterday we went to a garden show in Norwich.I didn`t think there was as much there...

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numbty

14 May, 2012
Numbty

MALVERN PART 2 PLUS STROLLERS GARDEN AND SCULPTURES

This was my favourite exhibit this year as it was last year. The stand is quartered...

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bornagain

14 May, 2012
Bornagain

The weather!!!!!

Is every one like me or am I the only one depressed by the bloody awful weather we...

4 comments

costus

14 May, 2012
Costus

When the sun shines . . .

we have to get out there and make the most of it! Luckily we had a gorgeous warm...

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sheilabub

14 May, 2012
Sheilabub

3-barrel stacked water butt system

Just seen this on Instructables: a way to link three barrels to store rainwater,...

4 comments

franl155

14 May, 2012
Franl155

Day 5

I actually brought some plants and seeds today and found a spot that is permently...

3 comments

dan6978

14 May, 2012
Dan6978

Garden after high winds and much rain

Just some pics of various plants and flowers. Some have been really battered by...

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pixi25

14 May, 2012
Pixi25

Plastic Fantastic

To add a bit of fun I've named my veg patches, Vicky and Doris, after some women...

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madcow_uk

14 May, 2012
Madcow_uk

Warming up!

A first 'Hello' to other people on this site! The title applies both to the weather...

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flowerpotjojo

14 May, 2012
Flowerpotjojo

Newly seeded lawn starting to grow

Dear All, A couple of pictures of the newly seeded lawn area. Took me a long time...

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ptarotuos

14 May, 2012
Ptarotuos

*Gardening Journal ~ May 2012*

After warm March, April was COLD. Everything burst forth and then sat still. Everything...

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lorilyn57

14 May, 2012
Lorilyn57

MALVERN PART 1 (Warning: MAY INCLUDE GEUMS)

As you all know, I'm MD of B.A. Autos and unfortunately the models I hired for the...

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bornagain

13 May, 2012
Bornagain

Malvern Show 2012, Meeting New Friends

I was very kindly asked if i would like to go to the Malvern Show by Stroller, as...

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daylily

13 May, 2012
Daylily

Grasses Part one..

I've always had an interest in grass ever since i was a kid, but not really done...

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surreylad

13 May, 2012
Surreylad

Blog update on best weather weekend for months

only a few pics :))) Thanks for looking Can't believe how big red robin has got :))) went...

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paulsgarden

13 May, 2012
Paulsgarden

Still day 4

Hi guys thanks for the ideas for the center piece going to look at different types...

2 comments

dan6978

13 May, 2012
Dan6978

Two weeks in the sun! Yipee!!!

We're going back to Turkey again, same place, same hotel and we love it. I have been...

13 comments

rose1949

13 May, 2012
Rose1949

The Rockery Project

*For sometime now I have been wanting a Rockery in my garden, I do have a number...

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PANSYPOTTER

13 May, 2012
Pansypotter

the most usual spring flower

1 Prunus mume 2 Prunus serrulata 3 Prunus persica 4 Prunus armeniaca 5 Malus...

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xcyx

13 May, 2012
Xcyx

First time garden Day 4

Well not done a lot in the garden today-well nothing at all. I've washed the car...

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dan6978

13 May, 2012
Dan6978

A quick visit to Renishaw Hall

We decided to go to the plant fare at nearby Renishaw Hall today. My knee has been...

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homebird

13 May, 2012
Homebird

Where the Blazes did Spring go?

Yesterday and the day before were pretty much perfect here-the weather settled down...

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gattina

13 May, 2012
Gattina

Six go to Malvern

Perhaps these Gardening Giants [not garden gnomes you will see] started the mood...

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stickitoffee

13 May, 2012
Stickitoffee

100 plants

I did a count a week or so ago, and I made it 99 plants. Then Bjs sent me a baby...

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franl155

13 May, 2012
Franl155

spring in the new garden...2012

Technically this is my second spring, but last year I count as a "get acquainted"...

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Lori

13 May, 2012
Lori

Bjs' baby

I’d commented on a photo Bjs had put up, of a blue Omphalodes, saying that blue flowers...

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franl155

12 May, 2012
Franl155

Super Saturday

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Gee19

12 May, 2012
Gee19

My delayed start to the season....

WOW what a busy day :-) and the garden has been transformed from a over grown mess...

6 comments

kimmy666

12 May, 2012
Kimmy666

More Acers

A few weeks ago a number of GOYERs were surprised to find that the Acer has flowers...

15 comments

bjs

12 May, 2012
Bjs

The bog garden, finished at last!

For those of you that know me, you will remember the huge job I took on earlier this...

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rose1949

12 May, 2012
Rose1949

Great Day

Weather here wonderful. Into the palace i did go got a lot of woodwork...

7 comments

230338

12 May, 2012
230338

Just a few odds and ends....

So what have I been upto since my last blog....nothing to do with gardening...last...

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rogi

12 May, 2012
Rogi

First time gaden day 3

Well feeling quite pleased with my self today i've done all the grunt work (with...

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dan6978

12 May, 2012
Dan6978

Plants and Animals!

I decided as the sun was out and there was no rain it was time to pot on my Aubergines...

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pam24

12 May, 2012
Pam24