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Visit to Bressingham Gardens Tuesday 20th May

Posted: 20/05/2014 at 20:38

Now for Adrian Bloom's Foggy Bottom


Visit to Bressingham Gardens Tuesday 20th May

Posted: 20/05/2014 at 20:15

This first batch of pics are of the late Alan Bloom's original Dell Garden, and then moving on down towards the water meadows and Foggy Bottom.



Can anyone help identify these plants?

Posted: 20/05/2014 at 19:43

No. 1 could be a forsythia 


Posted: 20/05/2014 at 19:42

Hello folks 

A tired Dove reporting in - it was very warm at Bressingham and ice cream and  a cold fizzy drink was needed.   it was really hot and we stood under the sprinklers that were watering the Foggy Bottom to cool down.  The first few drops of rain started to fall as we got into our cars.  

I shall now attempt to upload a million photos  -  I may be gone some time ............

suggestions please

Posted: 20/05/2014 at 09:27

Don't know those ones Lily, but this is a pic of HF Young on my north-facing fence - it has huge blooms and flowers now and a second flush in September.


Raised bed against fence

Posted: 20/05/2014 at 09:24

I agree with Nut - it needs an air gap, and the bed needs to have four structural sides, not three and the fence!  

Falling out with neighbours over boundaries can lead to much unhappiness so best get it sorted and let the neighbours know that you're doing that before they get upset. 

Potato help

Posted: 20/05/2014 at 09:13

Sounds perfect - exactly what they should do 

matthiola incana

Posted: 20/05/2014 at 09:07

I'd sow now, don't think they need to be indoors - maybe cool greenhouse to start but they're hardy so move them outside asap.

More info here 

Visit to Bressingham Gardens Tuesday 20th May

Posted: 20/05/2014 at 09:03

Me too!!!!!!!!!


Posted: 20/05/2014 at 09:03

I'm just offloading something - but don't tell her that 

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