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Some colour at last!

I must begin by wishing all GoYers a very happy new year, with hopes for good gardening...

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5 Jan, 2013
Shirley_tulip

Still blooming in November!

This morning I took advantage of a break in between the wind and rain to pick up...

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25 Nov, 2012
Shirley_tulip

Win some, lose some!

I was halfway through this blog last night when I realised the rain had stopped so...

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14 Aug, 2012
Shirley_tulip

A sunny week away.

We have just spent a wonderful week near Bude, NW Cornwall, where we stayed in a...

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2 Aug, 2012
Shirley_tulip

More auction bargains

Some members may recall that OH and I successfully bid for a stone bird bath at an...

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31 Jul, 2012
Shirley_tulip

Unusual garden visitor

Whilst I was gardening this afternoon, clearing up flattened plants and picking up...

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9 Jun, 2012
Shirley_tulip

Plants in my garden from GoY friends

While I was walking round the garden earlier today, wondering when we will ever get...

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31 May, 2012
Shirley_tulip

Highdown Gardens ... yet again!

Some of you may be thinking, oh no, she's walking round those gardens again, as if...

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15 May, 2012
Shirley_tulip

Wallflowers (Cheiranthus)

I know these aren't to everyones liking ... maybe a little too 'everyday' ......

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10 Apr, 2012
Shirley_tulip

Working 9 to 5

Yesterday was perfect weather for building the greenhouse ... OH and our son began...

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27 Feb, 2012
Shirley_tulip

Feeling positive!

I have had very little interest in the garden over the past few weeks, have only...

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21 Feb, 2012
Shirley_tulip

Highdown Gardens, nr. Worthing.

We took a thirty minute stroll around these gardens this morning, as part of my R&R,...

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23 Jan, 2012
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