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Anyone done any gardening today - Version 2

Posted: 02/04/2016 at 22:48

 Here is mine, in June 2014, it hums with bees all summer. I hope it does well for you, Linda.

Plants for shaded area

Posted: 02/04/2016 at 22:29

Thought this looked familiar, photos and all, I answered about shade plants in Nathalie's bulb thread on the 30th, didn't notice this one.

Watching seedlings grow 2016

Posted: 02/04/2016 at 22:20

It's rather elderly polycarbonate and dirt has got inside the air holes. There is some elderly bubble wrap hanging on the wall too. But it does help to shade a bit. It's raining as well. It can get very hot when the sun shines though. 2 roof windows and one door.

Watching seedlings grow 2016

Posted: 02/04/2016 at 22:02


 


 

Well done nut!

I potted up loads of seedlings today, but haven't taken photos yet. Took photos of the plug plants I potted up a few days ago.

 

Salvia 'Amistad'

Posted: 02/04/2016 at 19:44

I had 6 in 2014, but only 2 made it through the winter, so I had 2 in 2015. They aren't showing any signs, but perhaps it's too early. I should have taken cuttings.

New garden - plant ID

Posted: 02/04/2016 at 19:29

15 is a Skimmia

16 is London pride, Saxifraga Urbium in Latin

The others I knew have been said and some I don't know.

HELLO FORKERS April 2016 Edition

Posted: 02/04/2016 at 17:49

Hope it works better this time, Chicky. Must be very worrying and mentally draining for you.

I've spent some time today in the GH. Now have about 520 babies potted up, counting the plug plants that I'd already done.

Anyone done any gardening today - Version 2

Posted: 02/04/2016 at 17:30

I've been in the GH potting up my home grown seeds, Lobelia, Isotoma, Penstemons, Petunias, Antirrhinums, Cosmos, Ageratum and some tomatoes. Together with the plug plant delivery I think I have 520 babies.

Anyone done any gardening today - Version 2

Posted: 02/04/2016 at 11:17

Gosh, Gardener's Boy, will you be opening your garden to the public when it's done?

HELLO FORKERS April 2016 Edition

Posted: 02/04/2016 at 09:20

Morning all.
Forgot to record GW last night while I was at the concert. But we are going to Norfolk on Monday so I can watch it on iPlayer.

The orchestra ate all the sandwiches I made. 32 rounds.

OH is singing in the 2nd night concert tonight in another town but I'm not going again. Must pot on my babies in the greenhouse before we go away. Glad we have the good housesitter. He says he will weed the rest of the veg garden while we are away.

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