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July in the garden!!

Posted: 11/07/2012 at 16:44

Out bramley apple tree is doing very well this year.. more fruit on it than in previous years.. my bottlebrush is absolutely covered in flowers this year.. have taken picture but once again my camera and compter are not talking to each other.. will ave to get hubby to take look at it.. gettin gon my nerves now it is

out of interest has anyone heard from wintersong.. she is not posting.. is she on her holidays in a sunny place? hope she ok.


July in the garden!!

Posted: 10/07/2012 at 09:38

yeah really am loving those poppies...

lillylouise.. cant wait for the guided tour this year.. showed my mum your otehr one she was as impressed as i was.

What is your kind of garden?

Posted: 10/07/2012 at 09:35

@sotongeoff... i hear you there i am terrible also.. i cant stop buying plants.. it really is tie my hands when i go past any for my own good

What is your kind of garden?

Posted: 10/07/2012 at 09:32

oh and jan cardiff - your garden looks more like a lake so bad this weather at the moment.

What is your kind of garden?

Posted: 10/07/2012 at 09:32

i am mostly cottage gardener.. but some times my need to be clean and tidy and smart sharpe lines takes over.. but not for long i love my plants cramme din so no weeding to do and colour all year round if i can get it....

trying to load up some new pics of garden but the usual problem of camera and computer not talking to each other again is going on.. will wait for them to get off it and try again later


i love looking at other peoples gardens.. not only are they gorgeous to look at but they also give me ideas.. for mine! lilylouise your garden is a show of love and dedication and cant wait for this years video.. makes sure you start a thread with it so i dont miss it

My dream garden

Posted: 10/07/2012 at 09:27

@flobear..  well not so sure about the snow.. it killed rather alot of my plants off! it is beautiful but i dont mind if we dont have any.. the last few years is the first time we have really had snow down on the got used to never getting any.

What's the weather like in your area?

Posted: 10/07/2012 at 09:25

today it is light wind with clouds and few spit spots of rain and the sun is out inbetween dark clouds.. got washing out and another load on the way.. another good day to be in the garden.

What's the weather like in your area?

Posted: 09/07/2012 at 15:51

it has been glorious blue skies and sun to day and yesterday.. thou had couple of light showers yesterday.. got loads of washing dry and lawn cut.. been good few days.. think tomorrow will be same then wednesday rain.. so fingers crosssed it stays nice.

July in the garden!!

Posted: 09/07/2012 at 15:39

@thepotsmith.. those aquilega's are a stunning colour blue.. as as for that poppy.. please save some seed it is gorgeous.. your veg are doing well..

we harvested some more of our peas for sunday roast, and swede and carrots all having done well with all this rain.

Evergreen Lawn

Posted: 09/07/2012 at 15:37

i get green thumb in it costs me less £15 for the front lawn instead of 2 x tubs of evergreen at £16.99 when i last bought some..  and they weed with stronger weed killer as chemicals can only be used by specialist people.. (not found in shop bought ones) and it works very fast..after 2 doings we had no weeds amazing it is green thick and lush.. and they come over 3 months.. then aireate and scarify twice a year.. lawn never been better..

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