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July in the garden!!

Posted: 04/07/2012 at 15:37

lovely roses.. they do seem to have done well this year.. think it the damp and cooler termperatrues they like.

heres mine today..still looking little wild..hope to ge out there tomorrow.

 

              

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http://s3.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/9550.bmp?width=491&height=350&mode=max

 this is only border that is really doing anything at the moment.

 

              

http://s3.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/9551.bmp?width=450&height=350&mode=max

my gorgeous Pink Fizz Cosmos..bit rain battered but still lovely.

 

 

WILDLIFE PICTURES

Posted: 04/07/2012 at 15:30

heres on of a huge bumble bee today

http://s3.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/9546.bmp?width=506&height=350&mode=max

 and a bee

http://s3.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/9547.bmp?width=450&height=350&mode=max

 and another type of bee not sure..

http://s3.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/9548.bmp?width=491&height=350&mode=max

 

July in the garden!!

Posted: 03/07/2012 at 18:00

Yes please do blow it this way.. really totally fed up with the rain now.. and not even getting GW fix... it is not good.

some good thou.. the lavender seeds i planted have started shooting.. but the maltese cross and the violas..nothing.. not enough light level i think.

in the garden the cupids darts is now toatlly flat..dunno if it will pick up.. my lavender dlowers are starting to droop to the ground also. and i have had 3 yellow aquilegas flowering non stop since start of may.. i keep dead heading they keep producing.. unusual for them.. but like a ray of sunshine out there at the moment.

My snapdragons aren't very well !!!

Posted: 03/07/2012 at 17:54

Second year running growing them form seed and t hey are still only 7ins tall and leggy... i will not bother next year.. dont think thye like my climate.

July in the garden!!

Posted: 03/07/2012 at 08:15

your have beautiful roses cranesbill.. they love this weather i think.

i have lot of plants waiting to flower also this year.. it is driving me mad.. not been able to get out there for a few days.. everything getting beaten down by the rain.

July in your garden...

Posted: 03/07/2012 at 08:11

thnaks garry.. didnt know how to remove this one..

July in the garden!!

Posted: 02/07/2012 at 20:23

great review and some lovely pictures Rob.. gardens look just how i like mine to look

July in the garden!!

Posted: 02/07/2012 at 20:21

@rob.. that yellow rose is gorgeous.. yes the rain is getting a bit depressing now even for me..

Bad service, bad plants beware!

Posted: 02/07/2012 at 18:06

really.. i have bought from jerseyplants for that last 4 years and only that one problem.. and i buy loads.. for me my mum and and sis in law.. normally about £70 and only one.. so i cant say anything against them really.

Is it ever going to STOP!!!!

Posted: 02/07/2012 at 18:03

my day lillies have been in bud for 3 weeks now.. waiting for the sun.. think they will die in bud rate we are going..

@belfastbo i dug my foxgloves up other week as they were kissing the ground and had no flowers left on them at all..

the only things that have done well is the peas, carrots and swede plants.. they love all this rain..

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