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My Bristol Garden in 2015

Posted: 19/04/2015 at 10:59

Oh my goodness my environmentally friendly garden has never looked so beautiful and so productive.  I have tiny plums already and masses of soft fruit, apple, pear and plum blossom.  Here are half of the pics, more later when I have ticked off a few more things on my list.

 

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My Bristol Garden in 2015

Posted: 18/04/2015 at 09:05

A tad cooler this morning because of the east wind but still forecast to reach 15 which is fine for gardening as it is dry.  No need to do any cooking as I did a lot too much for my dinner party last night so have plenty of leftovers.  Just as well as I get very hungry out in the garden all day now my appetite has returned.  Definitely will need to do some watering today.

My Bristol Garden in 2015

Posted: 17/04/2015 at 22:00

 No GW for me tonight yet flumpy as it was the AGM of the Bristol group of the Alpine Garden Society tonight.  Will catch up on Iplayer tomorrow.  My son and his partner came to supper and brought me a huge pile of terracotta pots, some very large which I will fill with osteospermums.  Some of the manure will be trundled up to the potager too.  One of the members got a second prize in a flower show with one of my plants I had taken to the raffle!  It is good to know they go to good homes where they are treasured.

My Bristol Garden in 2015

Posted: 17/04/2015 at 14:21

My lady from the country has just brought me 20 bags of well rotted horse manure - a job for my new wheelbarrow!

My Bristol Garden in 2015

Posted: 17/04/2015 at 12:06

Oh my goodness my friend's tulips match his election candidate's poster!  And the "Queen of the Night" tulips I planted up for his birthday in January have flowered.

 

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My Bristol Garden in 2015

Posted: 17/04/2015 at 10:38

Tour of inspection revealed potatoes above ground.  Masses of flowers on all three vatieties of blackcurrants and red currants.  Pear blossom fully out joining the plum and apple blossom just breaking.

My Bristol Garden in 2015

Posted: 17/04/2015 at 08:56

Another good day for gardening but must not overdo things as it is the AGS AGM tonight . But I do want to get as much done in the garden as I can while the weather is good as things are moving on the energy saving front.  I had a call from the contractors appointed by Warm Up Bristol yesterday who are to install my new Combi boiler and the engineer is coming to measure up next Wednesday.  No rain on the horizon for next week so shall keep an eye on newly planted stuff in case they need watering.

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