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garden design with full plants

Posted: 16/09/2013 at 14:52

The 7 Habits of Successful Gardeners

Posted: 16/09/2013 at 14:47

garden design with full plants

Posted: 16/09/2013 at 14:46

I've got the makings, But I think I might do it tomorrow. I might have a baking day as well, I have got all the christmas cake ingredients.

I've got no sloe gin But I have got some Damson gin, from the last good damson crop. Do you think that would work as well in the mincemeat?

Growing Jacaranda mimosifolia within the U.K

Posted: 16/09/2013 at 14:42

But the main beauty of the Jacaranda are the flowers. What is the smallest height it will flower. I have seen these in flower in Western Australia at 40ft high and they are traffic stopping.

Help and Advice

Posted: 16/09/2013 at 14:40

Good thinking , Mccavity

The 7 Habits of Successful Gardeners

Posted: 16/09/2013 at 14:35

Probably in the same class at school.

garden design with full plants

Posted: 16/09/2013 at 14:34

and I havn't even had a glass of wine.!

 Sudheer I can do you a full garden design with full plants like roses. Please submit outline plan with notes on general direction, climate, overhanging trees etc.

 I only charge £200 per day.  Money up front please.


Posted: 16/09/2013 at 14:31

I've come in because its raining again. I started to peg some washing out, only to realise OH had put it in washer , but not actually switched it on.


Posted: 16/09/2013 at 14:29

I've just shredded the acanthus, and the sweetcorn tops , and most of the tomato plants.  Compost heaps full again.

garden design with full plants

Posted: 16/09/2013 at 14:25


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