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Photos of your ponds please

Posted: 27/02/2014 at 20:58

still got lots of daff to plant around the pond, not quite sure some grasses maybe some stones and frog house,  clay soil around the pond not sure what works well in that soil

Photos of your ponds please

Posted: 27/02/2014 at 20:46


Clarington - great time for starting ponds

Watched the Great British garden revival on ponds again today for more ideas that is ferns, log piles and grasses around pond and , long way to go for me 

Like this pond


Posted: 27/02/2014 at 20:19

Here is a picture of my pallets and I have 3 more now

Think it will be a bench a cold frame and maybe a garden table for seed sowing.

Lets just see if my DIY skills are up to making them all

Plant ID please

Posted: 27/02/2014 at 16:54

Think it looks like a Stachys - byzantina silver carpet, I brought one recently


Plant ID's please

Posted: 27/02/2014 at 14:54

1.looks like evening primrose but guessing not sure 2. aquilegia 3. chives maybe


Posted: 27/02/2014 at 14:48


Woodgreen wonderboy wrote (see)

Hello all, sorry but I have been away and whilst there bought my first iPhone which syncs with this mac on everything except signing in here!! Any ideas any one? I can read all your posts on the phone but can't respond without signing in. When I do so it rejects me because I already exist, if you get my drift.

Some random thoughts:-

Lemon drizzle cake in my village shop should be relabelled "Lemon Drenched" It's the best I have ever tasted, and I am a fully paid up expert.

Gg, just how much energy do you have and can I have some please? Tulip noses showing. 


Hello Woody the only thing I can think of is logging out of one to get into the other,

Have to get some cake from your village shop like lemon drizzle but Victoria sponge cake my favourite do they do that?

Your tulips noses showing on goodie - I so want to come visit your garden when they are in flower if I am allowed to.

For energy try Berocca tablets I do gives me a boost some days when I need it as well as cake

Hello all, here is how the pond looks now

Photos of your ponds please

Posted: 27/02/2014 at 12:50

Here is the photo of our pond only put in last week and got lots of free soil to go around edge of pond as there was a big hole from re doing where our pond was before used a pre formed pond liner to help with shape

long way to go yet with plants and edging and twigs for bugs


Posted: 23/02/2014 at 18:08

forgot to say like your plants Tracey the grass you can collect seeds from later in the year and sow little grass plants from - think it is pony tail grass like mine


Posted: 23/02/2014 at 18:05

Evening forkers

Been doing the conservation day at Sholing valley study centre lots of litter picking and 4 golf balls found also had re planted some of the twig trees as they may have been pulled out,  bit windy today but dry

Dad got me some more pallets so loads I will think of making out of them had a little look around the garden lots of birds out today and a quick look around station garden lots of daffs out there will have to take the camera there and get a pic

Where is Woody gone miss you


Posted: 22/02/2014 at 19:11

Forgot to say I potted up my plants in pots for now thank you

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