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shirley_tulip

About me

Lived in West Sussex most of my life, married with 2 grown up children, 1 of each. Have a cat named Megan.

Love gardening, favourite flower Aquilegia, least favourite Grape Hyacinth ! Small suburban garden, clay soil which benefits from gravel added at each planting and plenty of 'muck' mulched in the Autumn.

National Trust member, love historical buildings and gardens.

Latest photos

  • Buphthalmum salicifolium (Yellow Ox eye)
  • Rosa 'Peace' in bud
  • Peach Patio Rose
  • Mallow with black grass

Latest blogs

Is it just me ...

Posted on 21 Jul, 2019 11 comments

One month ago ...

Posted on 17 Jun, 2019 21 comments

For Dawnsaunt ... Clematis photos

Posted on 30 May, 2019 5 comments

Latest questions

I.D. on these two please

Asked on 9 Jul, 2019 3 replies

Plant I.D. please

Asked on 5 Nov, 2018 12 replies

What is this please?

Asked on 14 Jun, 2017 14 replies


What else

Joined in May 2010

Country: United Kingdom

County: West Sussex