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May In Your Garden

Posted: 13/05/2012 at 19:47

@david.. is that alum globes i can see.. they are open much earlier than mine.. where are you in the country. impressive garden..

love you paths.. i am trying to decide what ot do for my garden path up front.. the feel is cottage i am going for.. but god i cant decide on the paving.. the longer i take to decide the longer it is before i get it. 

red robin bush

Posted: 13/05/2012 at 18:52

@elizabeth.. as winter song has said.. prune it back so it can concentrate on root growth rather than keeping foliage alive.. and keep watering it.. it should do ok.

The wrong kind of birds

Posted: 13/05/2012 at 18:50

@lurnaz.. i get my suet pellets at local pet food supplier.. cheapest i can get is 5kg for 11.49.. how does that rate with e-bay and postage costs etc.

The wrong kind of birds

Posted: 13/05/2012 at 18:49

@lunaz.. i am glad that you have found a way to keep them all happy.. i have found it only way as i love the starlings comind in.

i rememeber when i saw the blackbird feeding at the feeder for first time.. took him ages to get hand of holding onto the perch..

May In Your Garden

Posted: 13/05/2012 at 18:43

exicitable boy.. sounds like you had great time out.. the weather this weekend hs been good to us all.. out today weeding and just pondering..

@lilylouise.. showed hubby your video.. and he bluntly said" dont go getting and ideas will ya" i have watche dit 3 times now.. love walking round it.

May In Your Garden

Posted: 13/05/2012 at 18:41

@dean.. taht is vey impressive work.. loveling the tunnels..wish i had room for them.. but do is ee the greenhose door opening in the poly tunnel.. or am i looking at it wrong.

figrat.. well if you would like some then let me know.. when i split them i will send you some.. i am lucky to have one side of garden in full constant sun, which they like and other half in constant shade..

her eit is today even more spectacular

May In Your Garden

Posted: 12/05/2012 at 19:05

@wintersong.. it is gorgeous isnt it.. i love iris's and bearded ones more so.. i have a deep dark purple velvet one in garden.. with most gorgeous yellow centre.. and a gorgeous deep orange dwarf one to.. if you want any let me know when i split them late in year i can send you some.

May In Your Garden

Posted: 12/05/2012 at 19:00

@wintersong.. sorry picie up.. my settings should send me to last post..but not doing it..aarrggh... only just got last ones.. any way the combination is great

@figrat.. i would love a garden of different levesl.. so much scope for height and depth..

May In Your Garden

Posted: 12/05/2012 at 18:57

@lilylousie.. WOW!!! what can i say.. your garden is absobutely gorgeous.. it is well ebtablished.. and must take all day to walk round and weed.. the front garden colour palet is lush.. i feel very envious.. i hope mine to be like that when it gets going..

@wintersong.. yes a phot please..

@inkadog.. would aso love to see a video of your friends Zona's garden also..

@figrat.. you have been busy.. i think everyone and their dog has been out mowing theirs lawns today..

i have been in garden also.. weeding tidying up lawn edges and general standing and admiring my amazing bearded iris.. 2 years i have been waiting for it to flower.. didnt know the colour at all.. so here it is.

May In Your Garden

Posted: 12/05/2012 at 08:50

@wintersong.. sounds like you had busy day.. but you will still have energy for today.. have fune.

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