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Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 27/08/2014 at 00:07

Thank you so much.

I love it, I started digging that big  border in 2011, it was like a Pine forest, there was 7 conifer trees 25 years old in there, then it was planted up in 2012.

The long border, I dont know if you have seen that, but it was a conifer hedge and only planted in Spring this year.

I think its good because we have a lot of rain, I never need to water, only the baskets and tubs.

Do slug eat thru' carrier bags

Posted: 26/08/2014 at 23:25

Anyone tried them deep fried, salt and vinigar reminded me.

 Its not easy stamping on them with wellies, they slip through to the edge and out.

Better not get side tracked, Graham will tell me off again.

Wisley Outing - sunday 7th Sept

Posted: 26/08/2014 at 23:20

Two big reasons why I cant come, I live many miles away, but apart from that I couldnt leave my parents for that long.

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 26/08/2014 at 23:11

Nico just coming out. 

 The ice blue foxglove, will save seeds from this later.

 late astillbe


Still some colour left 



Posted: 26/08/2014 at 22:54

Wow, Fishy, thats brilliant!  you need to dig down about a foot place the liner, with a few little holes so you get a bit of drainage, put some gravel or something in the bottom then the soil on top.


Wisley Outing - sunday 7th Sept

Posted: 26/08/2014 at 22:42

You are such lucky peeps to get to Wisley, I havent been for years, probably 30 thinking about it, please take lots of piccys, i would love to see it now.


Posted: 26/08/2014 at 22:35

Thats a good idea Hollie, dig a hole about 2 ft square by about 4 inches deep and chuck them in.

What colour did you get Fishy?


Posted: 26/08/2014 at 20:44

Fairy, We have some fun in that room, watching the wildlife that is

Fishy, this isnt just a garden, its a park, that piccy is only just one bit of it, its lovely and I am forever grateful to my parents for letting us build our extension on to their bungalow.


Posted: 26/08/2014 at 20:17

I took that from inside the bedroom.

The chair is there for OH he's wildlife spotting!.

Autumn lawn maintenance visit

Posted: 26/08/2014 at 17:35

Thank you, may be money well spent then.

I am going around digging bits up here and there, flowers are nicer really than grass.

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