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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?


Posted: 21/02/2014 at 12:20

Woody I have my lawn dressing 3 bags of stuff ready and waiting to do again me new to all this lawn stuff only done a bit last year other than cutting the grass.

One area of the garden had a shelter on - moss really bad there, grass was brown when took shelter down so did not scarify that bit of lawn let it get nice and watered by rain green now just lots of moss. Will need to buy lots of lawn seed as lots of bare ground as well

Hillier's still have some bags

Think I will try this product's-Lawn-Magic-5-Litre-Grass-Feed.product.502957.html?sc=502957-DRIL&cm_sp=VIEWPOSITION-_-9-_-502957

ok link not working


Posted: 21/02/2014 at 10:50

Hello forkers

Thanks Dove if you post your plants

All you Famous forkers in GW mag again that's Tracey-Newbie's question - What tools are essential for a new gardener? so Chicky, BobTheGardener, KEF and Dovefromabove you made it to the mag well done

Dry but bit windy here, off later to the garden we are visiting  


Posted: 20/02/2014 at 19:35

Hello all

I will take picks tomorrow for you all to see

Here is the bags of dirt - dug up for free today, think it will be another trip there for more on Saturday need lots

Here is pulmonaria blue flower

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