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Latest posts by Clarington

Infinity garden

Posted: 03/11/2014 at 12:09

Pansy are you my neighbour? It certainly is starting to feel a little breakers yard right now on our driveway :/

Stacey & her chilli bits

Posted: 03/11/2014 at 09:38

Just nipped some washing out on the line to air and returned via the greenhouse with this wee harvest. Is it really November?



Posted: 03/11/2014 at 07:40

Morning all. Working from home today and am hoping to get the rest of my tulips planted - although I am a little put to shame as I've read Maid Marion (I think it was) mentioning the 100s she'd planted. I've only got five to get in the ground but everytime I get chance to be outside I get distracted! 

Always read the label!

Posted: 02/11/2014 at 23:17

Nutcutlet I promised myself I wouldn't do that this year.

Lasted about a month before I'd forgotten what was in which pot

A "how much?!!?" moment.....

Posted: 02/11/2014 at 23:13

What about gumtree, ebay, freecycle etc... someone might be getting rid of one and be more than grateful for the £50 rather than take it to the tip.

work in progress

Posted: 02/11/2014 at 23:11

Oh wow that's quite some allotment!  I've always thought of lotties as very small areas full of beds and planks of wood to act as a path - you're certainly crushing that concept! 


Posted: 02/11/2014 at 23:09

Come to Sheffield instead David.  Our hotels have non of that pretentious because we're in a popular city we can charge silly amounts of money for a bed in a room no bigger than Doves wardrobe.

Sweet dreams everyone! I'm tucked up in bed looking at the allium offer wondering just where I might be able to squeeze them in. Alas I don't think there is any space

Cutting wet lawns?

Posted: 02/11/2014 at 23:06

Mike the happy event was two years ago. If they haven't resolved the issue by now it will be for want of not trying!


Posted: 02/11/2014 at 21:14

Happymarion I'm getting garden envy from your descriptions alone! 


Posted: 02/11/2014 at 20:42

Pete. That's a shame you didn't have much luck with yours - tropical plants do seem to be a little bit more tricky for UK growers. Perhaps I'll strike lucky,

Discussions started by Clarington

bulk purchase of terricota pots

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Sarracenia Carnivorous Plant

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Tete-a-Tete Dwarf Daffodil

Can you create a indoor display with already flowering bulbs? 
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long handled tree loppers

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Incorporating Pet Friendly Ideas

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Front "garden" needs some inspiration!

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Last Post: 10/11/2014 at 08:27


When is it ready to harvest? 
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Last Post: 02/11/2014 at 20:42

Spring tulips and daffodils in my strawberry beds?

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Last Post: 17/10/2014 at 14:23

loved gardening quotes

what are your favourites?  
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Last Post: 06/10/2014 at 18:54

Dig For Victory

Museum Event - support needed 
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KEF & her juicy bits

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Stacey & her chilli bits

How is everyone else getting on? 
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Can anyone identify these roots / bulbs?

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Herb Garden Essentials

What's a must in your garden? 
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Fungus on ones strawberries!!

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