chellie


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garden before we started our garden design 3 years ago..

Posted: 31/07/2012 at 01:00

thanks alot i will do

few things we have grown so far..

Posted: 31/07/2012 at 00:58

just thght i would put pictures up of the stuff we have grown so far what have you all grown? and would suggest to grow?


 little gem lettuce rocket salad leaves and ice berg lettuce


 spring onions

also have tomatoes growing a mix of beefsteak and cherry money maker didnt do so well this year for some reason? and we have a grape tree but nothing has came of it for the 2 years we have had it can anyone suggest why this is? plus just recently sown carrots beetroot and more spring onions they are growing vry well so far thinking about potatoes but not sure which ones are best and when to plant them any advice on this would be fabby happy growing x

garden before we started our garden design 3 years ago..

Posted: 31/07/2012 at 00:49

about 3 years insomnia! is harder now as we have the little one and my partner is always working and we have 4 dogs too haha but we work round it all while doing the garden and growing all our plants

garden before we started our garden design 3 years ago..

Posted: 31/07/2012 at 00:41

 

Just starting our big planters


 


 digging the bottom bit of the garden


 

 all neat ready for stepping stones then creeping thyme


 

 looking abit better....


 

 edging for pathway at the side..


 

 edging for the top and other side...


 

 the starting of digging down to level out the back of the garden for decking to be laid


 

 still going...


 

 getting there..


 

 


 

 looking abit better


 

 finally dug took a while especially with digging by hand/spade but end result is worth it


 

 end result now also has  railings at front so now just the raised beds to be supported and plants to be put in


 

 our lovely big builders skip full of mud and clay.

just thght i would let you all see what we have been doing in our garden and how we have got on so far and to show people that hard works pays off.. would love to hear your feed back and thanksyou for taking th etime to read my post, in the middle of laying a brick wall at the bottom of the garden and starting to lay the monoblocking so if anyone is interested to see the result of this once we have done ill post them too thanks :P

Creeping thyme (Thymus serpyllum)

Posted: 30/07/2012 at 19:53

perfect think it looks lovely! x

Creeping thyme (Thymus serpyllum)

Posted: 30/07/2012 at 19:28

how long did it take for yours to get established? x

Creeping thyme (Thymus serpyllum)

Posted: 30/07/2012 at 18:45

that looks lovely really cant wait to get ours strted :P

Climber to cover large wall

Posted: 30/07/2012 at 16:45

this link might give you an idea hope it helps

http://www.gardenworld.co.uk/considering-climbers/

Creeping thyme (Thymus serpyllum)

Posted: 30/07/2012 at 16:38

tht would be great xx

Creeping thyme (Thymus serpyllum)

Posted: 30/07/2012 at 00:32

yeah i could do theres no harm in asking i guess, you wont know til you ask as they say lol! is there anything similar to this plant that we could mix with it?

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