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Latest posts by chicky

Growing Roses

Posted: 20/06/2014 at 07:09

Wonderful Lizzie - the colours and the sheer abundance- and bet the scent was unbelievable........definitely now on my list of gardens to visit in June


Posted: 20/06/2014 at 07:01

Morning all .... Car packed, plants watered .... Barnsdale here I come

And if i don't make it on again til after the weekend .... Hope the wedding is lovely OL


Posted: 19/06/2014 at 06:53

Dove - its probably coz they are plotting the next hosepipe ban

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 19/06/2014 at 06:51

Great rose BizzieB - love how the colour changes from bud to flower


Posted: 19/06/2014 at 06:48

Congratulations AWB - lovely news   Is she a sister for the 1st granddaughter, or a cousin?  Either way, i feel a nice airy tree will be in order (Although best make it robust enough fo her to climb in the tomboy years!)

Glastonbury's not til next weekend - Pdoc is letting the excitement slowly climb .

One more day at work this week - then 1st Barnsdale, and then the Peak District are calling me .... 


Posted: 18/06/2014 at 23:21

Keep hearing about this inner chimp.  Mine is totally out of control.  But great if I can blame it all on a monkey noone can see !

Just watched Paxman's last stand .... end of an era .....


Posted: 18/06/2014 at 22:38

Pdoc - they were talking about Glastonbury on the radio this morning .... thought of you .  Who are you MOST looking forward to ???

Enjoy David Austin gardens Lizzie - and the rest of your English stay.

Enjoy little man's debut OL - and if there are tears in your eyes, I am sure it is hayfever - pollen count is v high atm

Help for flooded gardens

Posted: 18/06/2014 at 22:15

Respect, Lizzie.  Hope it all goes well ... And yes please to photos 

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 18/06/2014 at 22:05

Lovely to see a bit of your borders Verdun.  And love that blue (you know I'm a sucker for blue) - will investigate linum seeds for next year ..... I have just the spot!!


Posted: 18/06/2014 at 09:14
Cheep cheep cheep

Discussions started by chicky

Foxglove seedlings ....when will they flower?

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Kniphofia - one that flowers in August?

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Strange flower buds - ID??

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Love lies bleeding from seed

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Have I got an orchid???

New flower appeared in grassmeadow 
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Gardening on TV

A thread for TV alerts - no whines please !! 
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Last Post: 26/04/2015 at 10:44

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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