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A visit to Osborne House, Isle of Wight. The front Garden 12 August 2014

The drive to the House, the seaside home of Queen Victoria is bordered by Rhododendrons...

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21 Aug, 2014
Siris

Reblooming Iris germanica

Iris germanica "Immortality", is a remont that is, it can, won't say will, re flower...

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15 Aug, 2014
Siris

Indoors if wet! Cacti, Succulents and tender Plants

Having been rained off on numerous occasions in May, I had to taking shelter inside,...

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7 Aug, 2014
Siris

A Real Alpine Garden

Growing naturally at around 2000 metres altitude, many of the plants we cultivate...

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29 Jul, 2014
Siris

Bressingham gardens

On the 5 th June, we visited Bressingham Gardens and Steam, something for us both...

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19 Jun, 2014
Siris

Climbers - using every available space. Roses

Got the ladder out recently to tie up Climbing rose " White Cockade", growing...

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16 Jun, 2014
Siris

Visits to nurseries in Suffolk and East Anglia

We went to Suffolk 1st week of June, after visiting friends in the vicinity. Woottens,...

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11 Jun, 2014
Siris

Two weeks in the life of a Kiwi

Under our carport I have a "self fertile" Actonidia deliciosa which has just started...

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9 Jun, 2014
Siris

Blackbird -Colour coded

I recycle my snails by putting them on the stepping stones in the grass and then-stepping...

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8 Jun, 2014
Siris

Climbers - using every available space. Clematis

This is a daughter of Clematis Miss Bateman. She is growing on the north east aspect...

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7 Jun, 2014
Siris

In Search of Scent

The bearded Iris Jane Phillips is known for being scented, but I wishI could Email...

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29 May, 2014
Siris

Purple - The camera never lies - fibs!

I usually take snaps with my digital camera, but have found unless I change the settings...

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28 May, 2014
Siris


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