Busy-Lizzie


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Tatton Park

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 22:07

Love the horses and the glass agapanthus. Saw a horse like that somewhere, may have been the Eden Project.

Anyone done any gardening today - Version 2

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 22:04

Maybe he's gone to bed


I would put antihistamine cream on the bites. But if you get something nastier, like a bee sting you can take tablets. I get hay fever when the pollen count is high and I take Boots "one a day" allergy relief, which is a mild antihistamine.

horrible little fox

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 21:55

Works for me too, Fidget, but your photos are much better than mine.


Once I saw a mummy fox and four cubs playing in the paddock behind my house.


My scary creature is a grass snake that lives in my flower beds. It sometimes suns itself on the terrace and sometimes gets a fright when I put the sprinkler on. But it's really scared of me.

My flowers ..

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 21:50

That's OK aym  But don't forget the antihistamine tomorrow for any new bites. I hope you sleep tonight.

Hello

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 21:47

Hello Simply Flowers and welcome. This new site doesn't like big photos and won't upload them.

work in progress

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 21:34

You're turning into an expert, Baz.

My flowers ..

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 21:32

Must have been someone else's hydrangea and stipa. I have one young hydrangea Vanilla Strawberry and no grasses.

Figs

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 21:27

Thank you Dove.

Ornamental Trees for Front Garden

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 19:53

I was thinking it had to be evergreen, but actually you didn't say so. There are also crab apples - small trees with flowers in spring (white, pink or red) and fruit in late summer also pretty colours. You can even make jelly from it.

My flowers ..

Posted: 26/07/2016 at 19:34


I have grown Lavatera "Silver Cup" in the cutting bed and in a couple of pots. It's supposed to be 60 - 70cms tall, most are, but one has gone mad, 147cms, 4'10"!

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