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Photos of the garden today

Posted: 10/03/2015 at 13:48

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white Lenten Rose from seeds sown in 2013, planted out 2014.

 

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Montbretia eradication

Posted: 10/03/2015 at 13:27

Thank you Lesley. They will do that if you don't keep on top of them. Gardening for relaxation, I think not!!!

Montbretia eradication

Posted: 10/03/2015 at 13:19

I love it, from its first bright green shoots to its bright, blousy gaudiness. I purposely planted it when I first did this border about 3 years ago, I do, however, keep the clumps controlled or it would run riot. I find it very easy to get out.

 

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new trees?

Posted: 10/03/2015 at 13:01

If they are in pots you can plant anytime, if bare roots, pot them up until you are ready. They will need watering well in pots though.

Conservatory Plants

Posted: 10/03/2015 at 12:59

Not Dahlias, they are best outside.0ne of ours is only single glazed so can get cold at night, I just use if for Lilly, Geraniums,fuchsias begonias etc. would like to sow something exotic for in there but I don't think any plant would like the extreme change in temp on a single glazed unit.

I may try my new Canna just up from seeds.

Edited to add a couple of pics, this does take more than a hour every single day to maintain though, so if you haven't the time, I wouldn't recommend it!

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Thoughts please

Posted: 09/03/2015 at 11:08

We have a Cornish shovel and a Devon spade, I did try 'go faster' stripes round them but they still only work as fast as I can!

No make on them, they came from the farmers shops donkeys years ago, 

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 09/03/2015 at 11:01

Couldnt leave this thread with 666 comments!!!

Yesterday I made a start cutting down the clematis and roses.

Lidl surprises

Posted: 06/03/2015 at 10:05

I would say go for it. We had loads of moss so we scarified first, gives the moss killer a better chance. We then used Westland Weed Feed and Moss killer, works a treat, I wouldnt use anything ese now.

what are you excited about?

Posted: 05/03/2015 at 12:12

I am excited because Hostafan is excited, mine are not showing yet.

Also Social Services brought my mum an electric reclining air bed. That was some ecitement.

A while back I was excited  because my car insurance was only 150.00 and I got two baby Oleg toys in babygros with a maggot toy.

Not sure how I would feel if a choc eclair was poked at me unawares!

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