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Highdown Gardens February 2016

Some members will already know that these gardens are a favourite of mine ... there...

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10 Feb, 2016
Shirley_tulip

November flowers and berries

This is really to give me a record of what is currently in flower on November 4th,...

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4 Nov, 2015
Shirley_tulip

Butterflies

I received the results of The Big Butterfly Count today and thought some members...

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9 Oct, 2015
Shirley_tulip

Sussex Prairie Gardens

This garden is about twenty miles North of where we live in West Sussex, yet we had...

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22 Sep, 2015
Shirley_tulip

RHS Wisley September 2015 - Part 2

Following on from my earlier blog on the Plant Fair at Wisley ... we discovered...

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20 Sep, 2015
Shirley_tulip

RHS Wisley Plant Fair 2015

We last visited RHS Wisley about twelve years ago so when an e-mail came through...

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14 Sep, 2015
Shirley_tulip

Sedums

I really do value the Sedums for their late Summer/Autumn colour and the Bees enjoy...

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6 Sep, 2015
Shirley_tulip

RHS Rosemoor visit end of August 2015

We recently had a 5 day break in Devon, the weather was changeable but we were pleased...

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31 Aug, 2015
Shirley_tulip

All change!

When we moved here in 2001, a few cherished plants and shrubs were potted up and...

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19 Aug, 2015
Shirley_tulip

My front garden today

Fairly happy with the planting in the gravel, the Lavender is huge this year! but...

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6 Jul, 2015
Shirley_tulip

'Rambling Rector'

What a difference in five days ... so many blooms on this white rambling Rose. This...

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20 Jun, 2015
Shirley_tulip

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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19 May, 2015
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