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Bees in garden

Posted: 15/12/2012 at 20:40

I love watching the bee activity ,lovely photo,love cosmos too.

Talkback: Building bird boxes

Posted: 15/12/2012 at 20:37

Yes ,its lovely to encourage birds to nest in the garden,I have put up a few , but no result ,I don't know why,so I am hoping maybe next year.

Talkback: Winkworth Arboretum

Posted: 14/12/2012 at 16:48

do they charge to go in Bristol bot garden?I did visit the rainthatch that opens its garden once a year by leigh woods,that was interesting and the rose garden in Ashton court is much inproved and thats free to view.

Carolina Lupins

Posted: 14/12/2012 at 16:40

no,but it sounds interesting,I am madly trying to grow the common type in pots now as the slugs get them if i grow them in the border.But changing the subject,at the hospital near me they have a beautiful foxglove tree,amazing flowers on it when it blooms.

christmas tree

Posted: 14/12/2012 at 16:32

andy you are speechless.with wonder may be?

Talkback: Making a Christmas wreath

Posted: 14/12/2012 at 16:30

well that is really clever,like it,only wish I could do that.you must have an artistic mind.

Wildlife friendly suggestions for bare fences....

Posted: 14/12/2012 at 16:27

I have grown in one part to cover a boring fence a evergreen plant that came from  a flower arrangement against it.I think its a kind of variegated privet.any how it grew espaliered across the fence on its own and I just clipped it to keep it neat and in line and it makes a good cover.

Advent prizes

Posted: 13/12/2012 at 11:35

I have not won anything but thats my luck,I have only ever won a broken hair drier,but who knows......

Ford Abbey near Yeovil

Posted: 13/12/2012 at 11:24

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/16579.png?width=488&height=350&mode=max

This is the photo I tried to do but failed the frist time.I must go back and visit again I really enjoyed it there. 

Ford Abbey near Yeovil

Posted: 12/12/2012 at 14:05

This Ford Abbey gardens.This is the best place to visit if you are looking for inspiration.They have the most wonderful bog garden and their flower borders are beautiful.they have also a walled garden with vegetables of allsorts.The fountain and the lakes are also a lovely sight as is the house.They have a cafe,shop,plant sell and reductions for a certain age group.If your on holiday near  or live nearby its worth that visit in spring or summer.love it there!

Discussions started by flowering rose

Ford Abbey

Garden of delight! 
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Last Post: 11/08/2014 at 20:31

summer flowering ?

daffs are blooming in amongst the cosmos and sweetpeas 
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Last Post: 29/05/2014 at 20:14

spring bulbs in summer

daffodils 
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Last Post: 22/05/2014 at 20:54

wild flowers

in the verges 
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Last Post: 14/05/2014 at 19:17

Talkback: Fruit trees in spring

I agree ,fruit trees bring a lot of joy to a garden. The blossom is beautiful and looks confetti and the seeing the fruit on trees looks mar... 
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Last Post: 23/05/2014 at 03:25

next season

those basement bargains 
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Last Post: 06/04/2014 at 22:12

parks and commons

a haven for everyone 
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Last Post: 05/12/2013 at 20:47

The demise of the front garden.

have we fall out of love with the front garden? 
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Last Post: 10/01/2014 at 11:45

getting those plants in before the storm

wallflowers,persian carpet. 
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Last Post: 29/10/2013 at 21:43

the best buy

a bay tree 
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Last Post: 16/09/2013 at 17:31

Talkback: How to tackle house plant flies

sounds good advice about watering less and covering with gravel.I had noticed it was better when I did this so good to confirm. 
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Last Post: 18/01/2014 at 11:39

perparing for next year

from planting to choosing the bulbs 
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Last Post: 06/09/2013 at 22:23

roundabouts and flowering baskets

the council have done a good job 
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Last Post: 31/08/2013 at 23:11

danger-for-the-sparrows

sparrow hawk 
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Last Post: 17/08/2013 at 22:48

Where you see us growing -beware.....

bog grass 
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Last Post: 24/07/2013 at 13:33
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