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Seaside stroll before the rain

The weather is so changeable at the moment, sunshine one minute, heavy rain the next...

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8 Jun, 2022
Shirley_tulip

Flowers in the sun

These were enjoying the warmth of the sun yesterday, as was I, but today is definitely...

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28 May, 2022
Shirley_tulip

Frustration is the word for Growsonyou!

Yesterday I tried three times to log on to the site, each and every time I was given...

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23 Mar, 2022
Shirley_tulip

Spring clearing in the garden

Yesterday the sun shone, not much breeze, so it was the perfect weather to begin...

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19 Mar, 2022
Shirley_tulip

I thought I was seeing things

On a visit to a Garden Centre yesterday there were plug plants for sale! You know...

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2 Feb, 2022
Shirley_tulip

Strolling on New Years Day 2022

The Christmas decorations are packed away for another year, the glitter and sparkle...

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1 Jan, 2022
Shirley_tulip

December 15 - just a little colour in the garden

I wandered around the garden earlier today, camera in hand, just in case there was...

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15 Dec, 2021
Shirley_tulip

Catch this if you can!

'The Wild Gardener', a really heart warming programme (2 episodes) on BBC2 at 8pm,...

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23 Nov, 2021
Shirley_tulip

A fresh November morning

at the seaside. The tide was high, the Oystercatchers, Sandlings and Gulls were feasting...

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6 Nov, 2021
Shirley_tulip

The calm after the storm.

The strong gusty winds, together with some torrential downpours have left the garden...

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5 Oct, 2021
Shirley_tulip

Seven years ago . . . (edited 5/10/2021)

I bought two small Agave plants for £10 from a local family run nursery, planted...

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12 Sep, 2021
Shirley_tulip

A sad Bank Holiday weekend

It is with great sadness that I write to say our feline friend, Megan, passed away...

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31 Aug, 2021
Shirley_tulip


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