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Has spring arrived for you yet?

Posted: 19/03/2013 at 17:45

Spring is in full swing here, we have daffs, bluebells are sprouting, primulas by the dozen.. 

Here you got for those that haven't seen the other thread.


March in your Garden

Posted: 19/03/2013 at 14:35

Well I spent a whole day up a lilac tree cutting out the dreaded tree ivy the other day, most of the time I just wanted to throw myself out of the tree but I got there in the end.




Fork Handles

Posted: 19/03/2013 at 14:23

lol, figrat, I dont know many people who can get a couple of motorbikes and a bistro set in their back passage, let alone space enough to hang some pictures..

What you haveeaten today?

Posted: 19/03/2013 at 14:14

mmm Just had couple of slices of toasted home made bread with tomato jam and a cup of coffee.. 

Im set..

In the Green

Posted: 19/03/2013 at 13:09
My bluebells are out now, they sprouted in January. Looks like they are going to flower early this year.

 These ones are at the bottom of the garden and further behind the growth of the ones in the "sunnier" spots.

Garden Gallery 2013

Posted: 19/03/2013 at 12:55

Not as grand as some of the pics that have been posted but I am please with these;

 The last one is already filled with flower buds which is 2 ,onths earlier than last year


In the Green

Posted: 19/03/2013 at 12:15

I think the nearest one to you Lyn is 

56-58 Royal Parade

01752 657452

I have looked on the net and didnt find any better priced as yet, I just want to scatter them in clumps around the ferns. If I do groups of 10 that will work out to 12 clumps which I think should be plenty (considering I have been expanding my collection of bluebells over the last 6 years and now have almost too many)

In the Green

Posted: 19/03/2013 at 10:53

Yeah, I thought about that and some of the prices were crazy (one bulb sold for £725). I have found them in poundland 12 for a pound, thats 120 for a tenner..

Seeds are up

Posted: 19/03/2013 at 10:26

Thanks Lyn, I was going to do them today, but took the photos last night. 

Discussions started by discodave

advice on taking Geranium cuttings

Not done it since a lad 
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vitex agnus castus latifolia

Has anyone grown one of these? 
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Birds nesting

Several birds making nests 
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Valentines Day

Happy Valentines day 
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seed or plants 
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Last Post: 28/03/2013 at 09:42

Standard Rose

Anyone grown these.? 
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Last Post: 04/04/2013 at 18:25

Seed swap

I was sent this link 
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Last Post: 09/01/2013 at 21:38

Taking Laurel Cuttings

Any advice? 
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shredded pansies

leave look eaten 
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Last Post: 30/11/2012 at 12:18

Please can you identify

Blue Portuguese flower 
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Basil leaf damage

brown spots 
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