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My adventures in my garden 2017 part 2.

Posted: Yesterday at 17:26

Up my garden this very hot day.


My adventures in my garden 2017 part 2.

Posted: Yesterday at 16:33

Me too GWRS!

My adventures in my garden 2017 part 2.

Posted: Yesterday at 09:34

Yes that is Thalictrum aquilegifolium the white flower.  The bought scones were very good.  It is lovely to have visitors on such a good day.  They remembered having tea in the lounge last year when it was so wet when they came!    I think they were very surprised to hear an 88 year old tell them of her plan to replant her yellow flowered rhododendron in the autumn next to her purple flowered one as they would look so good together.  But then every gardener's motto should be "Live every day as if it is your last but garden as if you will live forever"

My adventures in my garden 2017 part 2.

Posted: 24/05/2017 at 17:34

Here are the flowers the visitors remarked on which i do not give a second look to normally being so used to them every year!


My adventures in my garden 2017 part 2.

Posted: 24/05/2017 at 16:20

The visitors brought the summer with them.  We al enjoyed ourselves and they went home clutching a pot of parsley for their kitchen - suits everyone as some live in flats without gardens.

My adventures in my garden 2017 part 2.

Posted: 24/05/2017 at 12:31

Too hot to put the cooker on for fresh scones so popped to the shops so my visitors can still have them - will have to be a Devonshire cream tea as it says devonshire scones on the packets!  They couldd not have picked a better day!

My adventures in my garden 2017 part 2.

Posted: 23/05/2017 at 22:05

Liked the change of abode then!

My adventures in my garden 2017 part 2.

Posted: 23/05/2017 at 15:07

Up in the garden today.

My adventures in my garden 2017 part 2.

Posted: 23/05/2017 at 09:44

Reading your posts had me checking my dates on the calendar.  My open day is tomorrow!  The appalling news from Manchester has driven everything else out of my mind however.  So many people caught up in a wave of horror and sadness.  Cannot imagine what the surviving children who were there are suffering now.  

My adventures in my garden 2017 part 2.

Posted: 22/05/2017 at 12:26

Here  are some of the colourful flowers in my garden this morning.


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My adventures in my garden 2017 part 2.

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