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Transport needed for flooded gardens

Posted: 13/06/2014 at 06:55

Just had an email and photo to let me know they had all arrived safely ..... aren't people nice

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 13/06/2014 at 06:53

Morning all

Another blue sky day. Looking forward to the weekend

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 12/06/2014 at 21:50

Lovely pics - your lupins are wonderful Lesley, love cairnsie's clematis, and LBennetts plot is looking productive already (love the dark blue campanula too).  And fairy has a new pet.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 12/06/2014 at 21:38

Been hot here too - only just finished the watering

Last exam went "ok" thanks .... And at last they are all over for another year.  As you can tell, exams make me stressed even when I am experiencing them second hand .... You can only imagine how bad i was when i was actually doing them myself

Think it might be time for bed soon - feels like it has been a bit of a manic week

Transport needed for flooded gardens

Posted: 12/06/2014 at 08:36
Mission accomplished ! They are on their way

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 12/06/2014 at 06:56

Morning all   And another lovely one it is too

Car is now loaded with plants for flooded gardens - meeting up with someone from Somerset in Waitrose carpark on my way to work to send them on their way.

Survived the treetops !! Wasn't too bad at all - my freaking out last time was obviously parental anxiety rather than fear of heights - even quite enjoyed the tarzan swings and zipwires

Fergus Garratt was inspirational - a really warm and funny speaker - and his photos of the Great Dixter borders through the seasons were gorgeous.  Really clever the way they get the wild untamed look, and yet it is all so meticulously planned.  And the work they are doing training young gardeners is really a fitting legacy to Christopher Lloyd.  Great evening.

Last science GCSE for littlest Chicklet this morning ..... And then different sort of parental anxiety will be over for another year 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 11/06/2014 at 06:57

Morning Fairy, and Forkers yet to emerge

To get me through the day I have an evening with Fergus Garrett to look forward to (local garden club) - am hoping he will be inspiring

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 10/06/2014 at 23:24

Lovely pics - especially the clematis and the delphinium -the blues do it for me every time

Dodgey Dahlia's

Posted: 10/06/2014 at 22:25

Me too - love them 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 10/06/2014 at 22:09

...... So tempted ......

Discussions started by chicky

More gardening TV

Just found this, and thought others might like to know! 
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Jasmin - officinale or trachelspermum??

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How big are vine weevil grubs?

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Indoor hyacinths - are they ready for some light??

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Getting rid of brambles

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Daphnes - do they self seed?

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Tree id

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Autumn raspberries - will they need staking?

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Plant ID - blue flowers

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Wisley Outing - sunday 7th Sept

Does anyone want to meet up? 
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Dark Red Sedum

Anyone know a good one? 
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Shrub id

Any ideas 
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Wildflower id

Blue flowers like a forget me not 
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Cap on soil

Do I need to break it before mulching? 
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Plant id - looks like pulmonaria but the leaves are wrong

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