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Gardening Christmas Present

Posted: 10/10/2014 at 12:59

Callum, with respect, a little improvisation with a cushion may be required. I can confirm that they are very well made & sturdy and well up to the job.

Edit: Perhaps a piece of thick foam rubber?

Gardening Christmas Present

Posted: 10/10/2014 at 12:30

Well, raised beds immediately spring to mind, although a tad expensive for a Christmas present. Meantime, if she doesn't already have one, these are a boon:

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Green-Blade-BB-KP105-Garden-Kneeler/dp/B0037X6NZS/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1412940466&sr=8-1&keywords=kneeling+gardening+frames

 Welcome to the forum.

Growing Sweet Peas 2014/2015

Posted: 10/10/2014 at 11:48
Gardengirl.. wrote (see)

wow they look good - are they all the same variety or different, I need to hurry up with cold frame  

That's just a few in a cold greenhouse, Gg....have some others in a coldframe. They are different varieties, & have  carefully labelled each one.

Growing Sweet Peas 2014/2015

Posted: 10/10/2014 at 09:41

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/61766.jpg?width=307&height=350&mode=max

 SP seed sown as of this week, here in the Midlands. Germination usually takes between 7 & 21 days.....21 days being preferable as this would indicate temperatures being about right.

Camera Corner

Posted: 10/10/2014 at 09:30

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/61765.jpg?width=199&height=350&mode=max

 It's beginning to look like autumn.

Trip to Cambridge University Botanical Garden 11th October

Posted: 10/10/2014 at 09:19

Have a great day everyone....safe journey & hope the weather is kind to you.

Wallflowers

Posted: 10/10/2014 at 09:13

I would totally agree that wallflowers are an excellent plant to accompany tulips.....especially the deep red varieties.

Camera Corner

Posted: 09/10/2014 at 09:37

Thanks....spitting image of Pa  Changed the pic cos I think the second shows her lovely smile better.

I know! Doting dads are a pain.

Camera Corner

Posted: 09/10/2014 at 09:03
http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/61712.jpg?width=307&height=350&mode=max

 

 

 Looks a beautiful place, KEF......don't have any pics of Greece myself to share, but this is my DD taken there earlier this year.

Music in the Garden

Posted: 08/10/2014 at 21:16

Quite like this TV commercial: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bS-GhqLYHOI

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