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Lily of the Valley

Posted: 12/04/2014 at 16:17

Bob - I have one of each of those children ! 

I love lily of the valley and I'm always meaning to get it. I like a challenge...

Camera Corner

Posted: 12/04/2014 at 16:14

Looks like a  phlox lily. They're pretty wee plants. You'll get them cheaply in GCs or usual places as little alpines 


Posted: 12/04/2014 at 16:09

Dove - ouch -  more than chocolate required I think 

I don't know why we worry about spending lots on our gardens - look at what other people spend on shoes and jewellery and clothes....well that's how I justify it!

Brought my washing in - felt it was time as my trousers flew past me while I was sawing's a bit windy here 

Cup of tea and a quick look round then back out for painting and other 'stuff'. Getting the coping thingies on my raised beds. 

Sweet Pea thread

Posted: 12/04/2014 at 12:50

Doing some soon myself 

The Canny Gardener

Posted: 12/04/2014 at 12:48

How amazing Dove!  

Transport needed for flooded gardens

Posted: 12/04/2014 at 11:51

Jeannie - if your friend was able to help - I can go to Cheshire if necessary. I'm a single mum too but my girls are older so it's no prob for me to do this over a weekend if necessary. My car's big enough to take  a fair amount of plants.


Posted: 12/04/2014 at 11:43

Sorry KEF  

MrsG's was worse though....

I think the sun is starting to come out so I should go and get a few things done before the next load of rain arrives 

Planting out Sweet Peas

Posted: 12/04/2014 at 11:40


Don't forget to show us the  pix  

Human irrigation system

Posted: 12/04/2014 at 11:39

OL - aren't you 27 like the rest of us laydees on here? 

Mike - I think what we're collectively saying is - we're all virtually holding your hand x

Planting out Sweet Peas

Posted: 12/04/2014 at 11:12

To be honest David - I usually sow direct and the only reason I sowed a few in pots last weekend was because I was struggling to get outside because of the rain and I also haven't got the big pot ready yet that they're going into...too many other things to do    


Perhaps I might get that done this weekend - when it stops raining! 

How's the new garden going Hollie?

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