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Photos to remind me . . .

in 2022 what was flowering a year ago! This morning, before it became too hot, I...

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5 Jun, 2021
Shirley_tulip

Taking a short walk

Yesterday afternoon we took a stroll around the streets close by and were pleasantly...

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18 May, 2021
Shirley_tulip

Colour in the garden today

Many plants seem to be really coming into flower these past couple of days, the intermittent...

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17 May, 2021
Shirley_tulip

TV gardening on Channel 5

On Thursday 13th May at 8pm Channel 5 are presenting the following over 4 weeks:...

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8 May, 2021
Shirley_tulip

Happiness is . . .

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

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24 Apr, 2021
Shirley_tulip

New garden path . . .

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

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23 Apr, 2021
Shirley_tulip

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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8 Apr, 2021
Shirley_tulip

"Oops, I did it again!"

Yesterday we visited a family run plant nursery, mainly to purchase small plants...

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31 Mar, 2021
Shirley_tulip

A few ticks off the Wishlist!

Today is a day I have been looking forward to very much, Government restrictions...

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29 Mar, 2021
Shirley_tulip

Summer bulbs confusion

I received a delivery of Dahlia plants last week, ordered them last November but...

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13 Mar, 2021
Shirley_tulip

New garden fencing

Our garden fencing was goodness knows how many years old, with trellis added by ourselves...

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11 Mar, 2021
Shirley_tulip

A seaside Lockdown walk

This morning we took a short drive to a local beach, drank our take-out coffees in...

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21 Feb, 2021
Shirley_tulip


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