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sorry me again.. can anyone name these for me....

Posted: 07/06/2013 at 17:37

wow.. thank you everyone.. so happy to know..  now i can re search them and find out about them

i do love the last one.. it is just so delicate and dainty and gorgeous..

swiss sue.. they are really lovely plants.. especially the second one. gorgeous ad dainty.. the first one anchusa.. is a very deep dark blue adn so vivid at times.. worth having..

Garden Gallery 2013

Posted: 07/06/2013 at 17:33

birdy... yes it seems to be hardy.. this is the second year in my garden.. it really is gorgeous.. i took hard wood cutting last year and it has taken.. so nowi have two.. will take some more this year.

talkin of cuttings.. i cut down my dark purple wegelia last eyar.. and used the cut wood for supports for my peas this year.. and they looked good.. and well hubby not so impressed now..  as half of them have rooted and shooting.. couldnt do that if i tried.. lol.

Garden Gallery 2013

Posted: 07/06/2013 at 16:35

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/24993.jpg?width=289&height=350&mode=max

here is a picture of my gorgeous wegelia.. it had both cream and pink flowers on same branch.

sorry birdy i do not know about clematis as cant grow them here.

MORNING FORKERS

Posted: 07/06/2013 at 16:29

we have had thunderstorms and torrential rain since 3am this morning. roads were like rivers. ave never seen rain like it even had trees down today too.

i think it was a taste of what europe has been getting.. not good.

sorry me again.. can anyone name these for me....

Posted: 07/06/2013 at 16:22

hi eveyone me again.. i ahve some plants come up that i do not know what  they are..

                 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/24989.jpg?width=496&height=350&mode=max

 this blue flowered plant was given to me in exchange for something els.. but htey didnt know what it was.. it has large green very hairy leaves and sits on a tuber like base that has raised itself out of the ground since i planted it.

                  

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/24990.jpg?width=496&height=350&mode=max

 and this gorgeous little pink flowered plant.. its leaves look like aquigela.. but i am sure it is not.,

many thanks for any help 

Garden Gallery 2013

Posted: 07/06/2013 at 16:17

deano.. you went and did it didnt you... and now look at the weather.. torrential rain and thunderstorms since 3am this morning..and we have had trees down also today from it all..

and hte weather man last night forget to mention this little hickup in his glorious "hottest day of the year" so far comment.

Summer has arrived

Posted: 07/06/2013 at 16:14

here few more i took today.

                         

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/24983.jpg?width=289&height=350&mode=max

                          

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/24984.jpg?width=235&height=350&mode=max

                          

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/24986.jpg?width=289&height=350&mode=max

                           

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/24987.jpg?width=289&height=350&mode=max

                          

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/24988.jpg?width=235&height=350&mode=max

 glorious colours.

we hve had bad day today.. had thunderstorms and torrential rain since 3am this morning.. thou water butts needed it as they were emptied last night..

Summer has arrived

Posted: 06/06/2013 at 13:14

wow.. took some reading but glad it did.. super super pictures everyone..

wintersong.. your arty ones are gorgeous..  really love pictures of plants that are close up and personal.. and please do let us see yr paintings.. i have not painted for years.. used to do cartoons for the mags and papers.. but not for a long time now.

the warm weather is really bringing everything to life in the garden now.. everything starting to catch up.. thou i have not had many bees this year at all.. little concerned is it because everthing is running late?

i will endeavour to take soem more pics today and get them added soon. but keep adding love them

Garden Gallery 2013

Posted: 06/06/2013 at 13:04

@singy.. hey..  hold on there now... take the covers off the BBQ.. just take it easy dont want to frighten the weather away now

MOB rants

Posted: 06/06/2013 at 12:50

mummy.. i am i getting it right.. you register with TPs.. and then you say the wallop you with a fine.. is that me the person who reigstered or the call centre calling me..

i would like to register on this list an sooo fed up with them 4 times yesterday i did it.. so i hung up other day it was 8.30pm.. told hem what i thought of their time to ring me.

do yo have number.. oh maybe i can look for it myself..

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