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bugs on lillies

spray your lillies with leaf shine and that kills or keeps the bugs away. worked...

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honda45399

4 Jul, 2012
Honda45399

New Shrub for Garden

I have just placed my order to Crocus online for a Enkianthus. I am so looking forward...

20 comments

Scotkat

4 Jul, 2012
Scotkat

Photo....

Took some more photo's.....how does THAT happen same pictures and these are UNDER...

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poppylinda

4 Jul, 2012
Poppylinda

The garden in early July

Well-it's still quite a challenging time in the garden with all the wind and rain!...

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melchisedec

4 Jul, 2012
Melchisedec

B&Q BARGINS.....

called in today for some primer and a lad was reducing some plants outside,no hope...

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poppylinda

4 Jul, 2012
Poppylinda

Thank You Crocus..Peony Leaf Blotch.

Hi fellow Goyers.. Just wanted to add a short blog to acknowledge the plant company...

16 comments

floribunda

4 Jul, 2012
Floribunda

A Day Out At "Great Comp".

Great Comp is a 7 acre garden near to where I live, so to try an curb our spending...

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willinilli

4 Jul, 2012
Willinilli

We Did It

I was very pleased to see that the Government has said today it would NOT sell the...

9 comments

muddywalters

4 Jul, 2012
Muddywalters

Early morning slug journey!

Caught between a rock and an even harder place!!! Wall planter was peppered with...

31 comments

meadowland

4 Jul, 2012
Meadowland

PLAN B. Blooming brilliant out of Misery

There was me thinking in March during the first heatwave, that summer was on it's...

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2ndhand

4 Jul, 2012
2ndhand

Round the Garden - part 3.

You've been sitting at the top of the steps admiring the view for ages-so let's finish...

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spritzhenry

4 Jul, 2012
Spritzhenry

Dad's birthday

Dad would have been 90 yesterday. Felt a bit sad and still miss him so much. We went...

28 comments

pixi25

4 Jul, 2012
Pixi25

Carex Family Group

I’ve been putting off repotting the Japanese Sedge until its flowers faded, and then...

15 comments

franl155

4 Jul, 2012
Franl155

Project Circle

My garden's long and thin-150 ft by 25ft wide, and it's split into 7 different areas....

13 comments

nickya

3 Jul, 2012
Nickya

Fuchsia ‘Lady Boothby’

The Fuchsia ‘Lady Boothby’ that Tralamander sent me back in January ... ... I took...

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balcony

3 Jul, 2012
Balcony

New visitor to the garden!

Well despite the awful weather the garden has finally started to come to life so...

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red_aly

3 Jul, 2012
Red_aly

Whether or not to pot?

Last week I read an article about research that has been done using an imaging technique...

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fuzexi

3 Jul, 2012
Fuzexi

Troughs in the garden

With the weather so B——y awful thought we could have a quick look at...

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bjs

3 Jul, 2012
Bjs

Birds, Animals & Benches

Its the birds n the beee....enches ! a, what? Whats bench got to do with it, got...

23 comments

stevietheterrible

3 Jul, 2012
Steviethete..

No blog

Evening all! I didnt write a 'day 6 ' blog yesterday as not much was going on although...

8 comments

booboosmum

3 Jul, 2012
Booboosmum

Free Penstemons

In the July edition of Gardener's World, free to readers: 24 Penstemons for £4.30...

8 comments

drc726

3 Jul, 2012
Drc726

Garden Close ups

Got my new phone yesterday and have been out practicing some shots with the camera....

23 comments

scottish

3 Jul, 2012
Scottish

Bughingham Palace

In my last allotment blog I had a bit of interest shown in the wild garden on our...

8 comments

teegee

3 Jul, 2012
Teegee

JOLLY GOOD SHRUB PHOTINIA DAVIDIANA PALETTE

I bought this shrub many years ago and it grew quite large. Apparently it can reach...

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bornagain

3 Jul, 2012
Bornagain

The ferns little boxes

The boxes were for the most part made to measure with exception of Linda's which...

13 comments

bjs

3 Jul, 2012
Bjs

Planting Phormium with little green helper

Got up at 6am, as it is still cool, to plant half a dozen plants which i bought...

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resi

3 Jul, 2012
Resi

Brian's baby Fern has arrived in Scotland safely.

Brian has sent me, along with half the UK GoY members, this beautiful little fern....

14 comments

linda235

3 Jul, 2012
Linda235

IDEAS

Not too sure if I am allowed to share this with you all on here but I have just stumbled...

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marion1

3 Jul, 2012
Marion1

So Foggy

As you all know I am in training for Ben Nevis walk . And I am walking every day...

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Scotkat

3 Jul, 2012
Scotkat

The Lavender Fields of Provence in June this year.

I had wanted to see the lavender in Provence for a long time........... It was a...

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wildrose

2 Jul, 2012
Wildrose

inside our polytunnel at Corseside

finally had time to sort out our tunnel. took some pics for you... i spent the...

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sandra

2 Jul, 2012
Sandra

Sunshine On A Rainy Day

Despite the consistent rain, my flowers, plants and shrubs never fail to make me...

4 comments

marion1

2 Jul, 2012
Marion1

Quick update on Doodle Towers EDITED some pix on now

Hiya all, quick update from me, will add pics later..... Rain stopped play here as...

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magnadoodle

2 Jul, 2012
Magnadoodle

Tomatoes in a basket

For Jensen.... These pictures are from 2009-my first ever attempt at hanging baskets. I've...

11 comments

geranium_gem

2 Jul, 2012
Geranium_gem

Toms tied in & pea-size fruits

I spent a hour or more today on my plot tying in my tomatoes that are now flowering...

14 comments

balcony

2 Jul, 2012
Balcony

From Wonky to urmm Not wonky

Inbetween these ongoing showers ive actually managed to get some work done on the...

11 comments

sensei89

2 Jul, 2012
Sensei89

Garlic from allotment lifted today

I am much happier this year with the results of my Garlic which I lifted today. Although...

18 comments

balcony

2 Jul, 2012
Balcony

In between the showers in late June.

Instead of a slow walk through the garden this June , I think we better just have...

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rose1949

2 Jul, 2012
Rose1949

"Drenched in their entirety!"

As many of you are experiencing,today is yet another one when the rain is never ending.Just...

28 comments

meadowland

2 Jul, 2012
Meadowland

"Amaturer gardener update!" July 2012

It's been quite a few weeks since the last update and to say that the weather has...

18 comments

pita

2 Jul, 2012
Pita

Expensive roses

Wow! just checked out my poorly 'bargain rose' on the breeder's website, I thought...

4 comments

pottysheila

2 Jul, 2012
Pottysheila

On a dull day.......

Yet another miserable day and I needed a fix of something colourful, so I got my...

5 comments

teegee

2 Jul, 2012
Teegee

Open Garden Day

Sunday:the village church organises an open garden day every two years with a scarecrow...

3 comments

pottysheila

2 Jul, 2012
Pottysheila

Lost Favourites

Just a quick note to say, it seems that i have lost my Favourites, I remember Paul...

15 comments

crissue

2 Jul, 2012
Crissue

Garden today and funny mishap!!!

Just thought i would share some pictures of my garden today.Not all are blooming...

10 comments

mark61

2 Jul, 2012
Mark61

THE WISHING GARDEN

Way back in springtime, with lots of valuable help and advice from the 'Team Terra'...

109 comments

terratoonie

2 Jul, 2012
Terratoonie

Night and Day

TOok a few pics last ngiht and daytime..:)

42 comments

pixi25

2 Jul, 2012
Pixi25

My garden before the rain.

This picture was taken mid June when my hopes were high and I was able to sit, yes...

9 comments

linda235

2 Jul, 2012
Linda235

Roses, Landscapes & Borders

This really is being a dreary summer, its only saving grace being that watering the...

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kowhai

2 Jul, 2012
Kowhai

Few Photos Plus a Query

Will start with the query, first two pictures of my new clematis which should be...

41 comments

cinderella

2 Jul, 2012
Cinderella