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Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: Yesterday at 15:40


Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: Yesterday at 13:54

A planning afternoon, walking round garden, with note book in hand, developing ideas. You could call it laziness, but lack of planning leads to PPP!

what are you excited about?

Posted: Yesterday at 13:29

Seedlings filling most window sills, plus autumn sown ones in greenhouse. I hope it's going to be a good year


Posted: Yesterday at 07:10

Morning all.

Frosty here as well, although maybe sunny later.

Am off for some talking therapy this morning, but hopefully get into garden later.

It's that time of year when the to do list gets longer everyday, and each time I walk round the garden, I add a few items. Then I cannot find the to do list, so I start another one.

I love it.

Have a great day everyone.


Posted: 04/03/2015 at 13:43

4 seasons in 1 day here.

Managed to pot up 13 Cannas, just got to bring them inside, without making too much mess.

Have also cut back collection of Miscanthus', as lots of new growth appearing. Most of the flower heads were decimated by the December snow, so looking very tatty.

Time for lunch, and then a spot of weeding.

Yvie Garrya can get very large.


Posted: 04/03/2015 at 10:22

If you have no where warm and light to put them, then you might as well pot them up, put them in the greenhouse, and be prepared to fleece them.

Some peoples views will differ, but if possible I would not really want to that, unless you have no other option.

Congratulations to your parents Dove, that really is something to celebrate. My first marriage lasted 2 years, although I am doing better this time, at 21 years.


Posted: 04/03/2015 at 09:37

Hi Primrose Cottage.

I always pot my cannas up in early March, but they do stay in a heated house until early May, then harden off in a cold greenhouse. I don't put them in the garden till late May early June.

Hope that helps.


Posted: 04/03/2015 at 08:47

Morning all.

looks like you have all been struggling to get onto the site, like me.

Supposed to be sunny here but it is not, harrummpph.

Going to pot up the cannas today, then they will go in the bay window, behind a sofa. OH hates it, especially when a slug appears.

Have a good day whatever you are doing.


pop goes the weasel

Posted: 03/03/2015 at 18:15

I am still trying to decide if it is genuine or not.


Posted: 03/03/2015 at 18:14

Hoooraayy. Just seen the weather forecast, and we might reach 10 C by Saturday.

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