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Daffodil bulbs

Posted: 22/02/2014 at 19:01

I still have daffs to plant they have little shoots on I will plant them soon just need the ground area to be ready first and some may go into pots too

I would say plant now or soon, when you can



Posted: 22/02/2014 at 18:56

Hello all

Filled half a garden waste bin

Ended up going to dig up some more dirt for free from a garden in Bitterne, not too far away with mum and dad filled the boot with bags worth of dirt then emptied it out in our garden then back for more 1 more boot load, then as the soil is very clay-e broke it up a bit and put around the pond, so knackering back sore what a sunny day today and fed the birds earlier too

some one near by was having a bonfire again lucky wind blowing it the other way  


Posted: 22/02/2014 at 13:42

Dove I got my plants I came in for lunch and my mum had took delivery of them they look great will pot them up until area around pond bit more ready

Been out sorting the raised bed for mum ready for the new inner raised bed and been cutting branches with my new Fiskars cutters from QVC they are brilliant so light weight and easy to use these ones

see you later may pop out side again


Posted: 22/02/2014 at 08:39

Thanks some great ideas, archiepem like the decking, KEF what a great potting bench may have a try of that, No expert do you have pics and Busy-Lizzie like the cold frame on that website 


Posted: 22/02/2014 at 08:31

Morning all, me up early today - dry out trying to get a head start in the garden


Posted: 21/02/2014 at 23:25

Tracey-Newbie it does say it is your question and it is the March issue on page 22

Thank you for the plant ID Busy-Lizzie must get one somewhere and somewhen really like it need more silver plants

Thats ok Star gaze lily - need sunshine tomorrow got to sort the pond area out in the garden

Night all


Posted: 21/02/2014 at 22:53

Hello all

Here is some pics of little court garden - was a little windy and started spitting (raining) did enjoy walking around and viewing all the plants in flower

 The crocus looks amazing - what a sight

Hellebores look good

There was a nice tree house we went up much less windy up there and nice height we could stand up - not just for kids

Lots of snowflakes

Here I am enjoying the garden,

A bag my sister gave me for my Bday and put Gardengirl on (me)

This is my favourite hellebore the yellow one

 but like this one too

 this one is really dark

 Lots of aconites and nice places to sit - not like we did - no sitting for us

What is this silver plant?  really like this anyone know

I brought a few plants - Snowflakes as I call them, crocus tommasinianus , scilla and Ipheion jessie.   

An enjoyable garden to look around, big walled area for there kitchen garden and they had some chick


Posted: 21/02/2014 at 13:01

Will do Chicky lots of pics


Posted: 21/02/2014 at 12:46

I getting lunch then off to look around a NGS open garden  Little Court, Crawley, nr Winchester, Hampshire



Posted: 21/02/2014 at 12:44

I got some pallets and wondering what I can make - something for the garden need ideas, I am thinking of a bench maybe not sure how I would do it


What have you made out of pallets?

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