LeadFarmer


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Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 09/02/2016 at 23:44

Thanks Hazel, but I only ever reveal the bits that are looking good, theres parts of the garden that I wouldn't dare photograph , and the photos of the tulips and daff are from Sarah Ravens website 

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 09/02/2016 at 19:07

FG, I can't remember to be honest. I put them in last minute just after I had planted the each pot with a combination of Sarah Raven Florentine tulips, and both Felindre & Martinette daff bulbs..

https://d2qwzu24wcp0pu.cloudfront.net/sarahraven/product/91758cbd.260847_1.jpg/500x550.crop.260847_1.jpg

 

https://d2bvpivebkb899.cloudfront.net/sarahraven/product/c3f74db2.260804_1.jpg/500x550.crop.260804_1.jpg

 

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Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 09/02/2016 at 13:56

Rearranged some pots on my patio, as more flowering pots mature Ill add them..

http://i232.photobucket.com/albums/ee192/thebear843/Garden/P1030053_zpsihk5qaxt.jpg

http://i232.photobucket.com/albums/ee192/thebear843/Garden/P1030046_zpsmqbvcd7b.jpg

Last years wildlife log pile, but I'm about to get a wood burning stove fitted so may need to pinch a few..

http://i232.photobucket.com/albums/ee192/thebear843/Garden/P1030040_zpsl03y6kjn.jpg

Clematis Dr rupple

Posted: 07/02/2016 at 19:30

I have it in my garden, usually flowers well. I always feed it each spring with clematis feed..

http://i232.photobucket.com/albums/ee192/thebear843/Garden/file_zps0fbe0229.jpg

 
http://i232.photobucket.com/albums/ee192/thebear843/Garden/file_zps37424126.jpg

Gardeners World returns 4th March 2016

Posted: 07/02/2016 at 18:56

Only 4 sleeps for me, I'm an insomniac 

Gardeners World returns 4th March 2016

Posted: 07/02/2016 at 18:43

BBC2 8:30pm 4th March 2016

How many sleeps?

Monty Don talk @ Preston Guild Hall Nov 2016

Posted: 06/02/2016 at 20:50

Thats good to know chicky, I'm sure I will enjoy it. I assume he just gives one talk at one location? Was hoping he'd be visiting Sheffield.

Monty Don talk @ Preston Guild Hall Nov 2016

Posted: 06/02/2016 at 20:00

Just found out that Monty is giving a talk called 'Down to Earth' at Preston Guild Hall on Sunday 13th November 2016.

http://www.prestonguildhall.com/events/view/327

Its a talk about his life, travels, behind the scenes filming, and his own garden. Tickets cost £21.50

Ive just booked myself a ticket, sadly the wife isn't at all interested so I'm going on my Jack Jones! Its a 2hr drive from Sheffield but Im looking forward to this.

Lawn Edging Options

Posted: 06/02/2016 at 18:58

Everedge steel lawn edging is very good. Ive got some but haven't installed it yet. Mine are plain steel but they are available in different colours.

http://www.everedge.co.uk

http://www.everedge.co.uk/wms/modules/shop/product-image.php?p=1&i=2&w=310&h=230&crop=1

 

New pond

Posted: 02/01/2016 at 13:52

Thanks for the photos Thirtybyseven. Your pond looks great, and will look even better come spring summer with some planting. Just keep an eye on weeds growing in the meantime. Do a search on Google images for wildlife ponds to get ideas of how you want yours to look.

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