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April in your garden

Posted: 21/04/2012 at 20:35

Thanks HH. I decided to put a wildlife pond in the hole left by the cherry tree. Unfortunately during the process of removing the tree I seriously injured my back, putting me out of action for the whole of last year.

Im almost back to normal now, so Im playing catch-up in the garden.

Steel mesh covering wildlife pond?

Posted: 21/04/2012 at 00:20

I hope to finish off building my wildlife pond this year, and to make it child safe I was thinking of laying a steel reinforcing re-bar mesh grid over the top, or possibly just underneath the water level.

Would this steel grid cause any reaction with the water? Would it be ok to use galvanised steel? My pond is roughly circular and about 6ft diameter.

April in your garden

Posted: 20/04/2012 at 00:59

Hollie-Hock, I almost darent show my more recent photos. That lovely cherry tree had honey fungus which had spread to my privet hedge. So sadly I had to dig the tree and its roots out....

http://i232.photobucket.com/albums/ee192/thebear843/Garden/garden2.jpg

 

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

Hopefully my garden will soon return to how it looked the year before...

http://i232.photobucket.com/albums/ee192/thebear843/Garden/garden15.jpg

April in your garden

Posted: 19/04/2012 at 21:20

Sorry sotongeoff, I did search but couldnt find one, perhaps the mods could merge this one?

April in your garden

Posted: 19/04/2012 at 19:30

Carried over from the bbc message boards, lets see photos of how your garden looks this April. Mines currently undergoing some work, so heres hoe it looked last April...

http://i232.photobucket.com/albums/ee192/thebear843/Garden/May2010.jpg

and the lower section...

http://i232.photobucket.com/albums/ee192/thebear843/Garden/May20102.jpg

BBC Gardening Arrivals - Meeting Point

Posted: 19/04/2012 at 18:55

Hi everyone. Just landed here from the BBC Message Boards. Havent posted over there lately but done lots of lurking. Hoping this forum succedes as well as the message boards did.

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