Busy-Lizzie


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Summer has arrived

Posted: 09/07/2013 at 07:57

I have email notifications at the moment.

Gardens we have visited 2013

Posted: 09/07/2013 at 07:56

Oh what a shame. How can people not like visiting gardens? It's not the same as actually asking them to do gardening.

Garden sculpture

Posted: 09/07/2013 at 07:51

It was quicker this morning. They do look good and original.

MORNING FORKERS

Posted: 09/07/2013 at 07:32

Morning all. Been for a wander round the garden, but forgot I was wearing bedroom slippers, now sodden with dew!

Going to tackle the awful Virginia creeper which is incredibly vigourous and grows all over the shrubs. It's even found it's way into the veg garden on the other side of the house. Previous owner planted it in late 70s. I hate it.

scilla peruviana help

Posted: 08/07/2013 at 23:14

I bought one about 10 years ago, it bloomed the first year and only once since. I threw it away this spring. Sorry!

wet soil

Posted: 08/07/2013 at 23:09

I would do as fidgetbones says. I would love to grow astilbes, but I don't have a wet shade place.

What is this and is it salvageable?

Posted: 08/07/2013 at 23:02

I have a spotted laurel, aucuba japonica, because I wanted something under the lime tree and I looked it up and the site said it would grow anywhere even under a lime tree! Mine isn't a hedge, it's just one.

Garden sculpture

Posted: 08/07/2013 at 22:57

Don't know if it's the site or my computer, but it took so long to download I gave up.

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 08/07/2013 at 22:06

Watched A - Z of Gardening and Hampton Court. Made blackcurrant cordial. Did weeding, pruning and dead heading this morning.

Jontydoggle, what sort of horses do you have? I have horses, 2 Lusitanos, one's retired, and I look after my daughter's 2. Her Anglo Arab is retired too. The flies are bad in this hot weather.

Garden Gallery 2013

Posted: 08/07/2013 at 22:01

I have an old stone French farmhouse, there is so much more land in France and houses and land are cheaper.

What gorgeous colours lone gardener. I love looking at other people's gardens.

Discussions started by Busy-Lizzie

Gardener's World and the average gardener

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Gardens we Have Visited 2014

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Garden Gallery 2014

photos of our gardens 
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Does anyone recognise this cactus like plant?

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Last Post: 30/09/2013 at 17:25

Thank you to Tech team

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Last Post: 28/09/2013 at 09:25

wyre-forest-why

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Last Post: 07/08/2013 at 18:22

Changing avator picture

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Last Post: 05/07/2013 at 11:47

Trouble typing on some of the threads

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Last Post: 02/06/2013 at 10:51

Gardens we have visited 2013

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Last Post: 07/08/2014 at 17:54

no emails as well as small text

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Last Post: 23/03/2013 at 21:43

Cleaning greenhouses

What product to clean greenhouse 
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Rose pruning and frost

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reviews

why do everyones reviews say they've reviewed 1237 plants 
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Last Post: 10/02/2013 at 04:35

Why did you all start gardening?

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uploading photos

Can't upload photos anymore 
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