Latest posts by GWRS


Posted: 11/08/2016 at 08:19

Good morning all , rained overnight and still raining , but garden / allotment really needed it , forecast to be nice from tomrrow 

Should have filled water butts 

Allotment was bone dry 

Bushman glad you have found so where , plenty of time to think about gardening 

Have a good day everybody 

My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 11/08/2016 at 08:00

Good morning , Happy Birthday

Anyone done any gardening today - Version 2

Posted: 10/08/2016 at 22:17

Hello all , lots of repotting in g/h and tidying up , pleased with self 

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 10/08/2016 at 21:53

Hello all , I keeping getting Blackcurrant & blackberries mixed up , one day I will get it right 

I have also got 2 small blueberry bushes at allotment but never had any fruit , perhaps one day !

Plus a Brown Turkey fig tree which is growing nicely gets loads of figs but not enough sun to ripen them 


Posted: 10/08/2016 at 11:23

Good morning all , rain lady night a bit damp but sun coming out , shortly in garden 

Glad toad is safe

Plant support look very good 

Have been to Cheddar gorge many yeas ago , caves are interesting places 

Have a good day everybody 

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 10/08/2016 at 11:15

Hello , we have a Jostaberry bush at allotment ,  very viigorous  , needs constant pruning , fruit makes nice jam 

It is a cross between blackberry & gooseberry 

My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 10/08/2016 at 09:45

Good morning , that's a lot of candles for the birthday cake 

Nice day after rain last night 

Have a good day 

My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 09/08/2016 at 16:02

Good afternoon , started off really sun , then this afternoon had a couple of heavy showers so no watering outside needed 

No gardening today been shopping this morning with o/h and later this evening off to watch football 

Have a evening , no doubt watching Olmypics 

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 09/08/2016 at 15:57

Hello , fabulous flower combinatios 

New allotment OMG...Part 2...

Posted: 09/08/2016 at 15:53

Hello all , with the flowers, fruit  & veg for the show it is whatever is available , it is just luck what we enter 

O/H is going to pickle the shallots this week 

Really hot sun day this morning was going to go up to plot to water but had a couple of heavy showers this afternoon so not bothering 

Saw shed of year part 2 last night , keep thinking should put some decoration on my sheds but not sure what !

Have a good day everybody 

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