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My adventures in my garden 2017 part 2.

Posted: 05/06/2017 at 08:26

Very wet out in the garden this morning and still raining.  Not very windy as yet though.

My adventures in my garden 2017 part 2.

Posted: 04/06/2017 at 21:21

Beautiful pictures Joyce.  I think the good weather is going to take a nosedive next week.  Shame.

My adventures in my garden 2017 part 2.

Posted: 04/06/2017 at 11:51

Lots of new flowers arriving now it is June.  First pink this morning.

My adventures in my garden 2017 part 2.

Posted: 03/06/2017 at 10:37

No need for the watering can today.  Everything is looking damp and lush.  the plants love this warm wet weather.

My adventures in my garden 2017 part 2.

Posted: 03/06/2017 at 08:29

Bristol had a little rain overnight but it iss dry and sunny now so gardening and taking pics is on the cards today.

My adventures in my garden 2017 part 2.

Posted: 01/06/2017 at 14:27

Superb gardening weather, definitely T shirt time. There is another flower on my Yellow River magnolia tree - smaller than the first but yellow.  

My adventures in my garden 2017 part 2.

Posted: 31/05/2017 at 16:18

Good day for potting up and June tomorrow so all half hardy plants can safely go outside now.  I keep finding more and more gorgeous coloured pansies.

My adventures in my garden 2017 part 2.

Posted: 30/05/2017 at 14:48

Aww the rhododendrons are fading now butlots of other beauties taking their place.

Jam jar flowers

Posted: 30/05/2017 at 12:13

My jam jar flowers this week are stocks that were looking very forlorn in the wet garden and are now making my kitchen very fragrant.

My adventures in my garden 2017 part 2.

Posted: 29/05/2017 at 16:28

Lovely pictures Joyce.  Been grotty weather today in Bristol but dryish now.

Discussions started by happymarion

Casualties of the weather

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My adventures in my garden 2017 part 2.

My thread seems to have disappeared so starting a new one to continue the saga. 
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2017 in my Bristol Garden.

My adventures in my Bristol garden in 2017 
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My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

About my efforts to entice pollinators with scent to my Garden in Bristol. 
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Trouble posting pictures.

Just noticed today, 24.08.15 
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new series

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My Bristol Garden in 2015

about how I am trying my best to be ecologically friendly in Bristol's year as Green Capital of Europe. 
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Talkback: Using nettles in the kitchen

I too am a nettle lover, Kate. Nettle tea is delicious. You can buy the dried variety if you do not have your own source. 
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Talkback: Trees for wildlife

Well done, Kate. Last winter was so mild and wet lots of sickly trees suddenly showed what they are made of. Trees and shrubs that had nev... 
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Talkback: Tomato blight and potato blight

The "Charlotte" potatoes I an trialling for Mr. Fothergill are harvested from the potato planter bag and being eaten. very delicious and a ... 
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Talkback: Growing tomatoes outdoors

Growing tomatoes indoors and out is a trial the Nation of Gardeners Project is doing for Mr. Fothergill Seeds. Ferline F1 is included in th... 
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Talkback: Sowing tomato seed

I have three gems of tomatoes to sow as a participant in Mr. fothergills Trials in the nation of Gardeners project, called "Black Opal". "Pi... 
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My Golden Jubilee Garden 
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Talkback: Autumn goes out in a blaze of glory

My acer seedlings from the Botanic Garden which I weeded are all different colouring - salmon pink, rich toffee, crimson. pale pink and a ve... 
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clematis in need of identification

an unlabeled gift of a clematis in need of a name. 
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