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Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 21/05/2015 at 19:09

Lots of nice pictures

 This a clematis which I planted a couple of years ago at my allottment to cover a water cube and it is magnificent 


Posted: 21/05/2015 at 19:06

must have a proper look at mine this weekend to see if any pods have developed there was certainly plenty of flowers 

I like parsley sauce plus new potatoes and gammon with my broad beans

I eat the beans but a friends like to eat the whole pod when they are small ! Very body to there own taste 

Chelsea tv coverage.

Posted: 21/05/2015 at 10:58

Dovefromabove is right , the only thing I would add is commercialisation has made these shows more professional and more accessible to everybody to see 

I will be watching again tonight , personally I miss Alan Titchmarch 

I like Monty but he does look a bit scruffy at times but that's his way 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 21/05/2015 at 08:19

Looks like Sat , Sunday & Monday at A , must finish digging various beds and O/H planting up , weather forcast good  

got loads to go in , sweet corn , sprouts , cauliflower , more runner / French beans plus seeds of swedes , turnips and chard 

going to cut Hawthorn hedges today , sun shining 

Gardengirl let us known how it goes 

Chelsea tv coverage.

Posted: 20/05/2015 at 22:24

Oblelix , I do agree with your comments

just watched the last programme and Birmingham City getting the Diamond Julilee award , looks a really great garden 

Chelsea tv coverage.

Posted: 20/05/2015 at 20:41

I also liked the Islamic Garden and would be interested in knowing what the Arabic said ?

always like the Japanese gardens as well 


New allotment OMG...

Posted: 20/05/2015 at 09:44

Gardengirl , I paid £20 for my greenhouse at the allottment last year but the chap took it down and delivered it to the A 

my self , nephew and brother in law put it up , I bought wooden posts which I screwed the base onto , in side I put a membrane down , gravel and small slabs down the middle but because we then acquired the other half of our A we left the glazing , hoping to do it this bank holiday 

A couple of people on our site have got grapevines in thiers and I might do that not decided yet

best of luck 


Chelsea tv coverage.

Posted: 19/05/2015 at 15:14

Claire Goulding , press the upside down triangle next to the smiley face and you get a whole menue of faces 

Chelsea tv coverage.

Posted: 18/05/2015 at 19:18

Just about to watch Chelsea 

Chelsea tv coverage.

Posted: 18/05/2015 at 17:13

Frank , you could be on to a winner

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