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My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 25/03/2016 at 12:17

Good Friday pictures.


Caltha palustris - Marsh marigold.


 Short stemmed Primula denticulata alba.


 Hyacinths scenting the paths.


 Tulip fully open to the sun.


 Fritillaria meleagris among the cyclamen coum.


 Wood anemone


 Tiny species tulip.





My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 25/03/2016 at 10:34

Yes fish and chips with tomato salad.  Cod like you.

My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 25/03/2016 at 09:20


My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 25/03/2016 at 08:37

Very mild day with brilliant sunshine so high hopes of getting lots of gardening in.  I am expecting my youngest son so cannot visit the Botanic Garden but I am sure the visitors will pour in on such a lovely day.

My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 24/03/2016 at 14:58

I sent three off to the Botanic Garden plant sale as they do sell well.  But lots of growth on my three I kept so can easily get more cuttings.

My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 24/03/2016 at 12:18

Started to rain so took my camera in the conservatory.  Broad beans are doing well.






 St. Valentines Day begonia just finishes flowering.

 Looking throught the black aoniums to the wet daffodils.

My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 24/03/2016 at 08:42

77 degrees already at 7am so feels mild.  A bit of rain forecast for some of the afternoon but the garden could be doing with it.  The plant stall organiser was pleased with my contribution and even asked if I had bought in the primulas  they looked so professional.!  She asked to have a stroll round the garden and gave me a good idea where to put the dead elder tree.  One son is calling tomorrow so I will set the wheels in motion for having two call at the same time.  I should get the green wheeliebin filled today for emptying tomorrow morning.  I had strawberries with icecream for dessert last night too flumpy but mine were from the freezer picked in the garden 15th June last year.  

My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 23/03/2016 at 09:52

My Xmas amaryllis from the boy next door has opened the first of its four buds this morning just in time for your birthday flumpy.  And here are the plants I am saying farewell to this afternoon.




My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 23/03/2016 at 08:48

MANY HAPPY RETURNS,flumpy.  I do hope you have a lovely day.  The sun may pop out for you.  It is 5 at present in Bristol and set to get to 10 and mainly dry.  My plants for the Botanic Garden sale at Easter are being picked up this afternoon so I will take their picture before they go and wish them luck.  There are 50 odd.

My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 22/03/2016 at 08:38

Another fine dry day and 6 degrees already though I doubt we will reach the 12 we had yesterday, perhaps 10.  I managed to plant up three dahlias yesterday and hope to do the last three today, some more onions, golden ones this time, and sow more annuals and salads.  I should get the last of the plants ready for the sale and everything watered so they will have drained before they are transported to the Botanic Garden.

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