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Can you guess where we have been?

To the garden of my dreams.....come and have a look around with me.... It's...

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homebird

8 Aug, 2017
Homebird

Best gardening purchase ever......

Hello All I was thinking the other day about how you get tons of use out of certain...

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hollyduff

8 Aug, 2017
Hollyduff

greenhouse blues

My main problem with plastic-covered greenhouses is that eventually the frame spreads:...

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franl155

7 Aug, 2017
Franl155

*Garden - July/August 2017*

It's hard not to rail against the weather these days..but, all things considered,...

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Lori

7 Aug, 2017
Lori

Anne Hoogendam

I thought Anne Hoogendam had died, but she hasn't. She is quite alive and well :o) I'm...

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hywel

7 Aug, 2017
Hywel

Finally caught up (genuine gardening blog I promise)

So having been away it's take me all week to catch up with my garden jobs. Finally...

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new_at_this

6 Aug, 2017
New_at_this

first week in August.

I've not done much in the way of the garden recently but it still has some nice plants. I...

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seaburngirl

6 Aug, 2017
Seaburngirl

SHED ALERT!

Hello all Shed Lovers Some of you will I think remember that I opted for a shed for...

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hollyduff

6 Aug, 2017
Hollyduff

Sunshine after the rain...(a good line for a song)

I can't quite believe we've had a whole day without any rain. Just to make sure I...

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waddy

6 Aug, 2017
Waddy

Guess What.

Guess on which plant is this seed pod developing. And this fruit, the seeds are...

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siris

5 Aug, 2017
Siris

Summer

Hi Everyone, I've been absent a while but here are a few pictures of my garden today...

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dawnsaunt

5 Aug, 2017
Dawnsaunt

British Summer ...

It has certainly been a mix of weather today ... started off with blue sky and...

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shirley_tulip

5 Aug, 2017
Shirley_tulip

A Choking Hazard

Some of the Goyer's showed interest in a photo of a water hyacinth in flower. For...

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loosestrife2

4 Aug, 2017
Loosestrife2

Yunnan - Land of the Southern Cloud (2)

Yunnan was a rich hunting ground for plant hunters in the nineteenth and early twentieth...

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AndrewR

4 Aug, 2017
Andrewr

what a July I have had!

July has been an interesting month. The best bit was about daughter Victoria getting...

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seaburngirl

3 Aug, 2017
Seaburngirl

July pics of my garden

After my last gloomy subject matter blog here is something nicer to look at. I took...

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green_finger

2 Aug, 2017
Green_finger

Not again!

Last year many of my outdoor potted Fuchsias suffered from Fuchsia Gall mite and...

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shirley_tulip

2 Aug, 2017
Shirley_tulip

***WE DID IT.....AND THE WEATHER WAS PERFECT***update ***

How lucky was that? the weather had been absolutely terrible the day before we were...

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Dottydaisy2

2 Aug, 2017
Dottydaisy2

Fuchsias

I get excited about my Fuchsias .... take no notice ! ... it's the way I am ... I'll...

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hywel

2 Aug, 2017
Hywel

Wacky Tomato update

Back in March I was given a 'Wacky Tomato Kit' comprising seeds of different varieties...

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shirley_tulip

2 Aug, 2017
Shirley_tulip

Renovation of the Sedum roof!

You may remember the original sedum roof which was a disguise for that dreadful asbestos...

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meadowland

2 Aug, 2017
Meadowland

This Is As Good As It Is Going To Get This Year...

Some successes such as my "Love Lies Bleeding" in which the Victorians used it to...

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loosestrife2

1 Aug, 2017
Loosestrife2

Apple tree kaput

26 years ago, after I had had an op on my eye which left me with wide double vision,...

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autumnleaves66

1 Aug, 2017
Autumnleave..

I begin to think now, plants bought at GCs need more

care from prevalent cold winds, and hot weather in July, in unsheltered gardens. What...

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dianebulley

1 Aug, 2017
Dianebulley