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Gardening blogs from Apr 2021

A polecat in the garden in Sweden

As you know my son John and family live in rural Sweden. John filmed this polecat...

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linda235

28 Apr, 2021
Linda235

Pheasant nesting at the front door!!!!

Visited a new patient today and his family has a pheasant nesting at the front of...

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kate123

28 Apr, 2021
Kate123

Pricking out, Potting on

This Bulbine is growing in my strawberry planter in the conservatory and has just...

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siris

28 Apr, 2021
Siris

New old path

Found this today and I like it,it also saves me putting shingle down which I did...

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ladybug47

28 Apr, 2021
Ladybug47

Hello everyone..

I have been having problems with my laptop this past few weeks,so a friend of my...

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bloomer

28 Apr, 2021
Bloomer

End of April already

So here we are nearly at the end of April, been a bit of an up and down sort of year...

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daveymad

28 Apr, 2021
Daveymad

A few flowering tulips on a visit today.

On one of my visits today, I was shown some pretty tulips and some other newly planted...

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kate123

27 Apr, 2021
Kate123

New plants for the garden

Been over doing things lately, gardening all weekend and then housework yesterday...

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jenlewis

27 Apr, 2021
Jenlewis

A pottering sort of day.

On a quick trip to the local supermarket I picked up 12 pelargoniums for £3 to go...

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seaburngirl

25 Apr, 2021
Seaburngirl

Mini Wildlife Pond

I built this mini pond to try and attract frogs for my grandson to see. It has been...

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zamaureen

25 Apr, 2021
Zamaureen

Happiness is . . .

Having a brick wall in the front garden again! A father and son team worked on building...

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shirley_tulip

24 Apr, 2021
Shirley_tulip

Tidying up a scruffy corner.

The first photo shows a Leylandii hedge which is always having to be trimmed....to...

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meadowland

24 Apr, 2021
Meadowland

April and I am loving the colour this month.

The lovely sun has brought out lots of blossom and flowers around the garden and...

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homebird

23 Apr, 2021
Homebird

New garden path . . .

but no new front wall yet! The bricklayers should be here tomorrow morning, the...

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shirley_tulip

23 Apr, 2021
Shirley_tulip

Set free... finally!

What a lovely day it has been. And to add to the pleasure, I discovered just yesterday...

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anget

23 Apr, 2021
Anget

The front garden.

As stated in the last blog we definitely need rain. Husband decided to scarify the...

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seaburngirl

23 Apr, 2021
Seaburngirl

Front garden Spring flowers.

It's been a beautiful day, so I took advantage of the sunshine and took a few pics....

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anget

20 Apr, 2021
Anget

OSMANTHUS DELAVAYI,

This beautiful shrub has been wafting its perfume around over the patio and I love...

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stroller

20 Apr, 2021
Stroller

Another glorious day!

We have spent all morning in warm sunshine in the garden, finally potting up the...

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sheilabub

20 Apr, 2021
Sheilabub

No Droop Bluebells

I have some self sown Spanish ones I feel free to pick to enjoy the perfume in the...

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yorkslass

19 Apr, 2021
Yorkslass

Sunshine and fine weather in Willerby.

Sunday morning, we went to visit OH’s mum, she’d had another overnight stay in hospital...

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kate123

19 Apr, 2021
Kate123

April Showers! I wish we had some rain!

I know, I know, I shouldn't wish for rain but what happened to April showers brings...

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seaburngirl

18 Apr, 2021
Seaburngirl

Back of the log shed, bottom of the bund.

I decided to tidy the ‘little’ bit behind the log shed where one of the water buts...

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kate123

17 Apr, 2021
Kate123

A hellebore that deserves an attention

For some reason for couple of years I have more hellebores than I deserve...not being...

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klahanie_

16 Apr, 2021
Klahanie_

Please, help needed with garden design and suggestions

A couple of years ago I did a blog that I had finally cleared my last problem corner....

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jenlewis

16 Apr, 2021
Jenlewis

Early early Spring

I am celebrating the first day this year I need to wear shorts to work outside. I...

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wylieintheazores

15 Apr, 2021
Wylieinthea..

Sunny but cold April day

This is the view from the bench in the corner where I 'talk' to Steve :) My Great...

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sheilabub

14 Apr, 2021
Sheilabub

Patience rewarded.

I have a small collection being built up this year, of species paeonies. One, P....

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anget

14 Apr, 2021
Anget

The pond made bigger,

Unfortunately after a very bad thunder storm we found our koi and english carp floating...

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stroller

12 Apr, 2021
Stroller

A cold night in store

In Glasgow we are expecting the temperature to drop to -5 degrees tonight. I have...

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linda235

11 Apr, 2021
Linda235

Gardeners World

The edition that was canned last night will now be shown at 8.00 pm this evening...

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sheilabub

10 Apr, 2021
Sheilabub

A bit at a time

since haveing the covid I dont have a lot of energy so 15min gardening at a time,im...

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ladybug47

10 Apr, 2021
Ladybug47

Not had a good morning ...

We are having a garden path and a tiny patio area built by two wonderful builders,...

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shirley_tulip

8 Apr, 2021
Shirley_tulip

A short potter to take some snaps..

I went out into our garden yesterday afternoon, Easter Sunday, to take a few snaps....

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kate123

5 Apr, 2021
Kate123

Planting Lavender

I have a bed that is south facing in front of our workshop. It did have Phygelius...

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jenlewis

5 Apr, 2021
Jenlewis

Perfect place for a tête-à-tête 😊

The April blossom has been spreading nicely along my pergolas, creating huge white...

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terratoonie

4 Apr, 2021
Terratoonie

Early April sunshine

Took some quick shots today, partly to save the budding Amelanchier in case we lose...

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sheilabub

4 Apr, 2021
Sheilabub

Our walk along the Wye valley Greenway today.

Weather just right today,so we decided to walk some of the Greenway......it has now...

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meadowland

4 Apr, 2021
Meadowland

Garden in bloom

This is a few of the shrubs in bloom today And finally this is my latest purchase...

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marjories

3 Apr, 2021
Marjories

In praise of cheap plants.

There has been a bit of discussion on GoY just lately about supermaket buys and the...

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anget

3 Apr, 2021
Anget

In and Around the Ponds.

In a small strip of border at the front of the bottom Pond, Fritillarias, and the...

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siris

3 Apr, 2021
Siris

A change around in the corner.

Round the corner of the front border before the wrought iron gate I had a lovely...

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seaburngirl

3 Apr, 2021
Seaburngirl

Trying to stay on track and pace myself

Today I have started to feed my Roses. Normally I would get distracted and do all...

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jenlewis

2 Apr, 2021
Jenlewis

Happy Easter

Our early spring was on cooler side for us to enjoy the outdoors fully. Easter time...

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klahanie_

2 Apr, 2021
Klahanie_

Close ups

just few pictures through time of plants . Thank you Goyers for viewing

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paulinthemix

2 Apr, 2021
Paulinthemix

lovely day for bargains

well im allowed out now and my son took me to morrisons,after five mths in I was...

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ladybug47

2 Apr, 2021
Ladybug47

Happy Easter to all my goy friends !

I hope you all manage to enjoy the Easter weekend despite the covid! It's a shame...

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rose1949

2 Apr, 2021
Rose1949

1st to 15th March

Here’s the project, done and dusted! All that timber, let’s put it to good use. This...

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dandanspondpage

1 Apr, 2021
Dandanspond..

Meeting up with Seaburngirl - social distancing of course!

It was lovely to meet Eileen, this morning, albeit the weather had changed so rapidly...

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kate123

1 Apr, 2021
Kate123