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Gardening blogs from Jun 2021

Early flowering grasses

Grasses have become popular in gardens in recent years, especially in prairie or...

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AndrewR

30 Jun, 2021
Andrewr

Honeysuckle.

I was visiting my 95 year old neighbour this morning. This is honeysuckle planted...

5 comments

gerardine

28 Jun, 2021
Gerardine

In the garden June

June is such a lovely month in the garden. Everything is so fresh. Here are a few...

11 comments

linda235

27 Jun, 2021
Linda235

garden this morning

the sun has its hat on after a week of rain i was out at 6am takeing pics,the petunias...

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ladybug47

27 Jun, 2021
Ladybug47

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly.

A few pictures of the garden today. Too many flowers, not enough shrubs! Lots of...

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anget

26 Jun, 2021
Anget

What a difference!!

The first photo is my son's Clematis Tiaga....the second is mine fed each week with...

10 comments

meadowland

25 Jun, 2021
Meadowland

The garden now!

I thought I would show you how the roses and other plants have come on since we have...

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rose1949

25 Jun, 2021
Rose1949

2nd photo

This is a better photo

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gerardine

24 Jun, 2021
Gerardine

Compass

Instead of painting the fence etc in that area at back of garden I bought this instead.

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gerardine

24 Jun, 2021
Gerardine

Wonderful wildflowers of Yorkshire

Today I went to a couple of Yorkshire Wildlife trust reserves looking at wild flowers,...

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seaburngirl

23 Jun, 2021
Seaburngirl

Balcony Summer 2021

Balcony Summer 2021 I thought I'd show you what our balcony looks like at present....

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balcony

23 Jun, 2021
Balcony

Pergola

I have a pergola in my back garden which has a Rambling Rector on it. Has anybody...

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marjories

23 Jun, 2021
Marjories

Poppies and peonies!

Just my usual show of them they have been in my front garden for 30+year never fail...

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kidsgran

23 Jun, 2021
Kidsgran

A little bit of tinkering.

Many of you know I have a corner that I call Atrocity corner as it was the worst/last...

15 comments

seaburngirl

23 Jun, 2021
Seaburngirl

Just the good bits!

I have been meaning to write a blog for some time, but never seem to sit down and...

6 comments

honeysucklegold

22 Jun, 2021
Honeysuckle..

Gardens on TV

We’re in luck this evening, with a visit to The Lost Gardens of Heligan on the “Devon...

18 comments

sheilabub

21 Jun, 2021
Sheilabub

For Shirley-Tulip

This is what my neighbours garden was like.

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waddy

21 Jun, 2021
Waddy

Books, books and more books.

I've been self-gifting again. I haven't bought any gardening books for a long while...

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anget

21 Jun, 2021
Anget

Hypericum I.D. please

I have tried 3 times to ask this on 'Questions' but I simply get taken back to 'Ask...

13 comments

shirley_tulip

20 Jun, 2021
Shirley_tulip

Re evaluation

Idea 1 The Scree Area There are quite a few places in the garden which i want to...

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siris

19 Jun, 2021
Siris

The Great Northern Garden Build.

Just a short blog to say how much I enjoyed watching the programme on BBC 2 .RHS..Bridgewater...

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meadowland

19 Jun, 2021
Meadowland

A sunny day in June.

It has been a lovely day in Devon today, sunny but not too hot, just how I like it!...

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wildrose

19 Jun, 2021
Wildrose

Here Come The Hummers......

Now that the Monarda is in full bloom the hummingbirds have arrived to get the nectar...

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loosestrife2

19 Jun, 2021
Loosestrife2

Nymans Gardens

Please join me on a visit to these National Trust Gardens. You may wish to have...

22 comments

shirley_tulip

18 Jun, 2021
Shirley_tulip

Kirton Lindsey - lovely doors and gardens.

I do like the ‘little town’ of Kirton Lindsey in Lincolnshire. It’s not ‘flat’ like...

28 comments

kate123

18 Jun, 2021
Kate123

Crab Apple Tree

No more Crab Apple jelly. The Council have removed the tree on the verge outside...

5 comments

siris

18 Jun, 2021
Siris

Hello my goy friends!

Well..back again after another wonderful holiday! Very hot every day, but as much...

10 comments

rose1949

18 Jun, 2021
Rose1949

My lovely pond..:))

Hello, I haven't logged in for a while, I've been having hospital procedures and...

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Janey

18 Jun, 2021
Janey

8 photo blog, 16 June

Not brilliant photos-I just wish the colours would show more vibrantly. Is it me,...

22 comments

sheilabub

16 Jun, 2021
Sheilabub

Agapanthus

This is my agapanthus which has seven flowers in the making.Can’t wait for them to...

9 comments

gerardine

15 Jun, 2021
Gerardine

some nice suprises

Ive enjoyed going in the garden and seeing what comes up,and a few plants have made...

7 comments

ladybug47

15 Jun, 2021
Ladybug47

Empty space

I have a wasted space at the back as you can see in this photo and I’m not sure what...

5 comments

gerardine

15 Jun, 2021
Gerardine

A few more daylilies

I was out seeing what was open today, and had to take a photo of the one I named...

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wylieintheazores

15 Jun, 2021
Wylieinthea..

Sunshine effects

One of the joys [?] of being up very early to help Toria with the moths is seeing...

11 comments

seaburngirl

14 Jun, 2021
Seaburngirl

Freshening up the little log store/shed.

Decided to paint the log shed/my tool shed today, it needed freshening up! Used the...

24 comments

kate123

13 Jun, 2021
Kate123

Good Morning :)

It's a lovely summer morning here in Carmarthenshire, I had my breakfast down the...

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hywel

13 Jun, 2021
Hywel

A little bit of all sorts.

This blog is a little bit of all sorts, plants doing well in the garden, wild flowers,...

9 comments

seaburngirl

12 Jun, 2021
Seaburngirl

Welcome to my garden

The lovely warm weather we have been having has really bought the garden alive.

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marjories

12 Jun, 2021
Marjories

What a difference a week of sunshine makes,

Lots of colour now especially as the roses are all in bloom, the Right and left side...

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stroller

12 Jun, 2021
Stroller

Figs from cuttings

Thought I'd get my experience with rooting fig cuttings in water down for the record...

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grandad_gardener

12 Jun, 2021
Grandad_gar..

June flowers

It is June, just past the peak season for daylilies for me, and that time of the...

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wylieintheazores

11 Jun, 2021
Wylieinthea..

Some Colour Already.

Despite things being very new in the garden, I can't believe there's colur showing...

11 comments

waddy

10 Jun, 2021
Waddy

Mixes in the garden.

Plants I am enjoying together (although the borders are still far too overplanted)....

27 comments

anget

10 Jun, 2021
Anget

Warm Wednesday weather.

Journeying between villages across the Lincolnshire countryside, I noticed the car...

25 comments

kate123

9 Jun, 2021
Kate123

Yet again we have another space to fill!!

The two photos below show the before and after.....the tall conifer has been removed...it...

12 comments

meadowland

9 Jun, 2021
Meadowland

Taking garden photos at 5:30 in the morning....

My pups got me up very early in this morning so once their business was done I decided...

6 comments

loosestrife2

9 Jun, 2021
Loosestrife2

Hesperis and wild friends in our SunValley

It was a good year for it. I hope that you've got the picture.

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klahanie_

8 Jun, 2021
Klahanie_

Sambucus black lace

I bought this plant at the end of last year. I have it on good authority ,as long...

6 comments

gerardine

8 Jun, 2021
Gerardine

Charity plant sale

Thought you'd like to know we made £1,200 selling plants on my drive at our annual...

9 comments

amsterdam

7 Jun, 2021
Amsterdam

No pics yet!

We’ve not started outside yet!

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oasiskel

7 Jun, 2021
Oasiskel