Stacey Docherty


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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 12/07/2014 at 18:52

Evening all phhhoooaaarrrrrr how hot!!! Almost unbearable at hampton court..... I have to say I was very disappointed with it this year. Not overly impressed with the plants in the displays only a few struck me ...... Thought the plants to buy were poor and v expensive. Only one I saw I really wanted and that was digitallis illumination raspberry it was lush..... Sadly no agapanthus well there were but they were quite £££. I would get bigger better plants from the oaktree nursery so sadly still had a lovely day out withy friend 

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 And lastly to cool me down:-

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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 12/07/2014 at 07:05

I will dove thank you just taking pics of problem areas in the garden lol to remind me when I get to the show!!!

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Posted: 12/07/2014 at 06:45

Oh Lizzie and Lesley I was teased and taunted about wild swan last year lol got one this year in hilliers ( crocus have them and they are good quality as well) and I don't regret the addition it's thriving...... Morning all well I'm up and excities about hampton court..... Gotta start getting ready soon want to get there early and park up and wait fot my friend  gotta get coffee and cash  hope I can get companions for my lovely new agapanthus 

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 Ok it's upside down lol......

Help with espailier tree

Posted: 11/07/2014 at 17:07

I would keep hem if this is its first year it may just be adjusting... If next year it fails again then re think( not much help but!!)

What's in my garden?

Posted: 11/07/2014 at 17:06

I think thats a fern i have a ton of bracken in my garden ( which i leave in the woods) and it only tends to produce one stem at a time... My ferns look more like this.... I vote keep

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 11/07/2014 at 17:05

watch this space for mad pics of me off my head on pimms!!!!! 

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Posted: 11/07/2014 at 17:04

Oh garden girl and Orchid next year please contact me you are more than welcome to travel down and stay here the night before and go to HC i love love love it.....Its a guilty child free regenerative pleasure for me and my wonderful husband ( until he kills something) has just told me to take £100 and enjoy WOOOOOHOOOOOO well almost thats at least the pimms covered lmao

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Posted: 11/07/2014 at 11:20

WOOOOHOOOO Hoyland nurseries who specialise in agapanthus are at hampton court !!!!

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Posted: 11/07/2014 at 11:17

orchid i have been having a scour and both camps are represented.... I'm gonna chuck her out into the border and see, although its an evergreen so i will need to much and protect in the autumn..... now lets hope someone is selling them at hampton court so i can buy about 6 more!!!! 4 blue and another 2 white should do it!!! I have midnight blue in a pot and it is 'ignored' every year it is full of flowers so........ The nursery is a small independent nursey called oak tree, they geo a lot of their plants themselves and for the majority the rest they have to buy are all english grown. Chicky seeing as you do go to long acres i wold highly recommend a visit to oak tree its opposite the stirrups pub its ace(RG426LH is the postcode) ( oh and their hearty gardeners bfast is only £4.99) Their plants are fantastic and they have a healthy and reasonable tree collection ........

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 11/07/2014 at 10:56

ok update on the planting I'm going to go agapanthus!!!!! ok not scented but i just went to GC for some breakfast (after dropping lo at nursery i had an hour wandering bliss....) and found a stunning agapanthus called enigma ( very similar to queen mum its white with blue base at the bottom of the flowers ( do pic later).... the specimen has 6 huge flowers and is ripe to burst out the pot bargain for £4.99!!! now I'm off to research weather to leave them in the pots or to plant direct!!!!!! laters peeps 

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