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Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 14/06/2014 at 10:26

Thank you. That rose is William Shakespeare, think I've sent it before, but I'm pleased with it, it was such a little thing when I bought it from a French garden centre this spring, reduced price.

What a lovely delicate rose that is, OL.

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 13/06/2014 at 23:08

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Oh dear poor Steve, I think the slugs got his beans.

 

Growing Roses

Posted: 13/06/2014 at 22:59

Oh dear, I said all that on page 2. Silly me!

Growing Roses

Posted: 13/06/2014 at 22:58

We used to live in Kent before moving to France. We had acid clay, very fertile, grew stunning roses. Used to exhibit in the village show.

We are going to England on holiday and will visit David Austin's rose garden in Shropshire.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 13/06/2014 at 16:32
LesleyK wrote (see)

 

Lizzie I would house sit for you and do your beans and pick your sweet peas

 

Thanks Lesley, but, sorry, the post is taken. But will he do the picking?

29°, too hot to garden. Been preparing to go away.

Where's my tidy gene?

Posted: 13/06/2014 at 11:20

I just opened my garden for a charity garden party. Afraid I did lots of weeding on my knees on a mat with a trowel. But what made the biggest difference was OH mowing. Took him a fraction of the time it took me! That was last Saturday, weeds, especially bindweed are coming back already!

trachelospermum

Posted: 13/06/2014 at 11:16

Nothing venture, nothing gain. Mine is in a pot, but it's in full sun. Feed and water is the key when you haven't much room.

What's the star in your garden right now

Posted: 13/06/2014 at 09:40

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It's hard to choose one star this morning. William Shakespeare rose, I only bought it this spring, very small, looked in need of a home and now look at it! A blue salvia that flowers all summer, covered with bees. A red Sweet William which the photo doesn't do justice to. It really shines out.

 

New member

Posted: 13/06/2014 at 09:04

Hello Arthur, welcome to the forum.

Camera Corner

Posted: 13/06/2014 at 08:38

David, how do you turn photos round, please?

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