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TEMPTED BY THE WESTERING SUN

How poetic am I? My blogs are like buses aren't they? Anyway, I couldn't resist...

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bornagain

21 May, 2015
Bornagain

For Oliveoil and Paul...

Ey-up...what's she up to now? Second hand and quite a bargain, too good to refuse!...

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cottagekaren

21 May, 2015
Cottagekaren

I had a look at Polytunnel/compost Land last night.

They call it the best garden show- those people couldnt garden with our weather conditions,...

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dianebulley

21 May, 2015
Dianebulley

Moss pole maintenance

I am the proud owner of a Cheeseplant called Lizzy, when she came to me she was in...

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wolfen

20 May, 2015
Wolfen

Isn't Nature wonderful !

Hope I won't bore you as many of you have seen my pergola covered in clematis before...

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kidsgran

20 May, 2015
Kidsgran

Tulips 2015

I seem to be a bit behind, but my tulips this year were outstanding. The reason:...

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wells

19 May, 2015
Wells

RHS Malvern Spring Festival

We had a few days away recently, stayed in a log cabin (I know, I know, yet another...

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shirley_tulip

19 May, 2015
Shirley_tulip

Gardens of Ireland

We have just returned from a short break in Wicklow where we visited several gardens....

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marjories

19 May, 2015
Marjories

REASONS FOR NOT BEING ON GOY

Hello me dearios:-) As some of you know, my poor husband has had rheumatoid arthritis...

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bornagain

19 May, 2015
Bornagain

A Walk Between the Showers...

+Awoke to very heavy rainfall but no moaning as we really needed it, the sun did...

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lincslass

18 May, 2015
Lincslass

Bluebells at Attingham

I looked at the rain this morning and thought - no chance of doing the borders...

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janelloyd

18 May, 2015
Janelloyd

Garden today

I haven't posted many photos on here for ages, so thought some of you may be interested...

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digginfit

18 May, 2015
Digginfit

Vegetables, Herbs, and Fruit.

Here's how my vegetables etc (as many as I grow) are doing so far this year ... My...

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hywel

18 May, 2015
Hywel

More Daffs/Narcissus in May

More of my May flowering daffs. Thalia Little Witch a different view of Little...

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scotsgran

18 May, 2015
Scotsgran

'Kurume' Azaleas in full bloom at Shadowlands

Dear All, Following a canopy clearing program over the last few years, the extra...

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ptarotuos

18 May, 2015
Ptarotuos

Narcissus in May 2015

I still have loads of daffodiols/narcissus flowering. Here are a few of them. N....

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scotsgran

18 May, 2015
Scotsgran

Paint and plants

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Gee19

17 May, 2015
Gee19

Maytime ... busy and happy ...

There were stormy days ... ................................................................................ ......

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terratoonie

17 May, 2015
Terratoonie

Flowers from the Loire.

We spent a lovely week in a pretty little town called Montsoreau in the Loire Valley. I...

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wildrose

17 May, 2015
Wildrose

_Apple Trees in blossom_

We've been here five years and I'm excited that for the first time the small tree...

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Lori

17 May, 2015
Lori

Invasions

Fran's blog about the ban on non-native invasive aquatic plants got me wondering...

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urbanite

17 May, 2015
Urbanite

UK bans sale of five invasive non-native aquatic plants

while Googling for "pond oxygenating plants" I came across this BBC report from 2013-thought...

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franl155

17 May, 2015
Franl155

Plant combination....am trying to decide if it's good or not?

I love contrasting shapes and colours in my garden, I'm not sure this one works well...

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plantplots2

17 May, 2015
Plantplots2

My New Garden Three Years on! *Catch up!*

Hi Everyone! You might recall me starting from scratch on a then recently run down...

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rozz12

17 May, 2015
Rozz12

*Ice Blue Delphiniums!

Hi Everyone! I am searching for a member called LYN ? she very kindly sent me some...

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rozz12

17 May, 2015
Rozz12

Systhane withdrawn

Just to let you all know...Systhane 'Fungus Fighter' my preferred spray for roses,...

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cottagekaren

17 May, 2015
Cottagekaren

My Watercress seedlings are growing nicely now.

Will sow another planter with the rest of them today to follow on. I keep the soil...

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dianebulley

17 May, 2015
Dianebulley

Should I Wake Him UP?

He's finally done It! Done what? He's finally attracted Bluebirds to his nesting...

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loosestrife2

16 May, 2015
Loosestrife2

Something Odd About Iris

There was a rustling and a stirring in front of my house. As Winter turned to Spring and...

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bathgate

16 May, 2015
Bathgate

That Nursery again!

I've spent 2 or 3 hours each day for a couple of days weeding those pots of day lillies...

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thorneyside

16 May, 2015
Thorneyside

A Lovely Feeling.....It now feels like my garden!

Although there is still tons to do in the new garden, I feel today as though it is...

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paulspatch

16 May, 2015
Paulspatch

Greenhouse - Inside and Out

When the weather is bad, I retreat in to the greenhouse and tidy up, pot on, prick...

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cottagekaren

16 May, 2015
Cottagekaren

Horticultural 'goofs'

We all do some, my worst choice of plant was this one... Allium Triquetrum-it has...

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plantplots2

15 May, 2015
Plantplots2

I Don't Believe It !!!!!!!!!!!

That is not what I really said, its a bit of a "Would You Adam and Eve It" week... I...

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lincslass

14 May, 2015
Lincslass

Pink

Yesterday another tree peony opened and for sure it was going to take a battering...

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bjs

14 May, 2015
Bjs

My late Spring garden !

Hello everyone...late again ! This time it is down to my silly laptop ! Every time...

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rose1949

14 May, 2015
Rose1949

New visitor to the garden

Yesterday, being a much warmer day than today, I was weeding the path (in the foreground...

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honeysucklegold

14 May, 2015
Honeysuckle..

Four Seasons open days Sundays 17, 24 and Monday 25 May 2015

In May, Tony and Marie Newton will be opening their award-winning ‘Four Seasons’...

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FourSeasonsGarden

14 May, 2015
Fourseasons..

A Nursery, a work in progress.

Not much to say today except it is blowing a gale and pouring with rain. I went this...

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thorneyside

14 May, 2015
Thorneyside

I've Replaced A Camellia - With A Camellia

We’ve all done it. We’ve planted a tree or shrub without appreciating how big it...

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AndrewR

14 May, 2015
Andrewr

A Little May Colour

Took these images on May 13th. Erodium chrysanthum pink form

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Owdboggy

14 May, 2015
Owdboggy

Weeding in the very cool month of May.

Some actually like this spring like weather. 65f-70f. I miss the much warmer March....

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stan510

14 May, 2015
Stan510

At Last...A Happy Spring Blog!

I'm not going to tell you it is warm here, it's cool. But it's not raining, and...

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cottagekaren

13 May, 2015
Cottagekaren

A Welsh Garden Visit

My local Garden Club arranged a visit this week to a NGS listed garden in Denbighshire-Wylan...

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neellan

13 May, 2015
Neellan

Rhododendron BlueBoy

Posting 3 pictures of young Rhododendron BlueBoy for Feverfew. Whole Plant Close...

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klahanie

13 May, 2015
Klahanie

A Nursery, a work in progress.

I am in the process of taking on part of a nursery, the whole thing is too big for...

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thorneyside

13 May, 2015
Thorneyside

Narcissi

I wonder if you can advise. Our cut garden was quite successful Grew some beautiful...

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pancy

13 May, 2015
Pancy

To cold

Hi all. How frustrating, do I or don't i. Has anyone been so bold as to direct sow...

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pancy

13 May, 2015
Pancy

Spring has sprung

Hi all! Isn’t it lovely to see spring here at last with everything in the garden...

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teds

12 May, 2015
Teds

*Everything is Emerging...*

after a very long, very cold winter the perennials and wild flowers have started...

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Lori

12 May, 2015
Lori