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Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 23/06/2014 at 22:39

Just finished potting up plants in the greenhouse at 10.30pm.  Only stopped because I couldn't see anymore!  Anyway, some gorgeous pictures of your gardens guys.  I have garden envy.  Our back garden is coming along and I have set lots of perennials to grow on for next summer etc so my garden is evolving nicely.  I have had more time to spend on it this year, so it's becoming a labour of love, a hobby I'm enjoying immensely.  We are also living the good life with our allotment. Enjoying the soft fruits at the moment is so rewarding.   

I will have to try and get some pictures of both on here soon. 

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 19/06/2014 at 22:48

Once again such lovely pictures of everyones gardens. 

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Posted: 17/06/2014 at 23:11

Lychnis chalcedonica or Maltese cross Mrs G.

 

 

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Posted: 16/06/2014 at 23:08

LesleyK sorry I only just saw your question about the red flower in my piccies. It's Lychnis chalcedonica. Or maltese cross as its also called. I have taken seeds from last year to try and grow more. They are only around two inches. The one in the picture is 3ft ish.

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Posted: 10/06/2014 at 23:05

I promised a  piccy  of one of my clematis in flower.  Not sure of it's name.. and some other shots this evening.

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/48875.jpg?width=307&height=350&mode=max

 

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http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/48880.jpg?width=307&height=350&mode=max

 sorry not sure why pictures appear sideways,

Lush garden, all growing really well. 

Can anyone tell me what these are please?

Posted: 08/06/2014 at 22:26

Looks like spinach, gone to seed.

Wow

Posted: 02/06/2014 at 22:10

Spelling awful - I meant 'Looking'

Wow

Posted: 02/06/2014 at 22:10

Absolutely beautiful.  Lookinf forward to seeing the poppies in my garden now.  They are not quite at the stage of yours yet

plant id please

Posted: 21/05/2014 at 21:41

The leaves look like the shape of aquilegia, but no flowers? 

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 21/05/2014 at 21:38

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/46537.jpg?width=512&height=350&mode=max

Just a few photos this week. Loving everyone's garden pictures as usual.  Trying to catch up with everything.  Above is the promise of things to come, loads of buds, this is a double headed clematis, beautiful when in full bloom.

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/46539.jpg?width=512&height=350&mode=max

Iris and solanum

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/46541.jpg?width=512&height=350&mode=max

aquilegia, lupins and geum

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/46542.jpg?width=512&height=350&mode=max

my one and only rhododendron. 

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/46543.jpg?width=512&height=350&mode=max

rather wind burnt clematis, it got hit by the strong winds the other day, but seems to have making a recovery!

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/46544.jpg?width=512&height=350&mode=max

 

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an old copper coal scuttle filled with wild flower seeds.  One of the children planted this a few weeks ago and it seems to be flowering nicely.

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/46546.jpg?width=512&height=350&mode=max

 

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