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Gardens we Have Visited 2014

Posted: 16/06/2015 at 22:43

Hello to all those who posted here and get email notifications. YvieStevie started an new thread for 2015, but no one has been there since April. Has anyone been to any gardens and could post some lovely photos? Please. Thank you.

Monty's watering advice

Posted: 16/06/2015 at 22:39

Living in Dordogne where it can get very hot in summer, I give mine a good soaking every other day, until water comes out at the bottom.

Gardens we have visited 2015

Posted: 16/06/2015 at 22:35


 


 


 


 


 


 


 

Hasn't anyone been to any gardens this year since April?

We went to Waterperry in Oxfordshire before we went to New York. It was looking lovely.

 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 16/06/2015 at 21:38


 

Do you think I'd win a prize for the biggest carrot at the local show?

 

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 16/06/2015 at 21:34


 


 

Done my first bit of gardening since we came home from the New York trip. Have deadheaded 3 climbing roses and done some weeding in the veggie garden.

Before and after.

 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 16/06/2015 at 21:18

 

Wow, what's happened to Dove? Is that just from visiting Wonky's garden? Shall post her avatar here in case she changes her mind all of a sudden!

 

Suggestions for ants in flower bed

Posted: 16/06/2015 at 14:33

So do I. I haven't heard of that before, wonder if it really works.

Suggestions for ants in flower bed

Posted: 16/06/2015 at 11:33

I have had that problem before, especially in dry weather. Ant powder was the only thing that worked, but usually I don't use insecticides. Case of needs must!

Sweet peas

Posted: 16/06/2015 at 11:30

They can be slow to germinate, old seeds are unreliable. But that is rather late to sow. I sow mine in the autumn and again in early spring. Also I sow mine 1cm deep.

An invasion of you forum lot's privacy...

Posted: 16/06/2015 at 11:21


 

This used to be my avatar, some time ago. Very typical of me - buying plants! Then I thought real Busy-Lizzies would be prettier. But I think I was a rose in between.

 

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