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Latest posts by Wintersong

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 05/05/2015 at 19:27


Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 05/05/2015 at 19:24



Posted: 05/05/2015 at 16:08

Must feel great to return to your garden Hosta and see how much everything has grown! 


Posted: 05/05/2015 at 14:54

Have a great time,  BL is so lovely and don't over do it! 

Take care of yourselves and a big thanks to your OH Matty,  sounds like he really does look after you 

The wind gusts here are really strong didn't stop me sleeping all afternoon 

Moving an Acer Grisium

Posted: 05/05/2015 at 12:10

Stunning land you have there KEF 

Elderly honeysuckle

Posted: 05/05/2015 at 11:57

Generally speaking, honeysuckles are very vigorous so I wouldn't worry too much about renovation pruning.  You can cut back to a couple of feet from ground but time of year depends on the type you have, if you don't know then moderate the pruning and do it after flowers 

One thing for all types is a darn good feed 


Posted: 05/05/2015 at 11:45

Oops that predictive typo got past me 

I meant BL and Matty 

Really gusty wind here today 

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 05/05/2015 at 10:21

Busy doing nothing. ..need to litter pick and weed front garden and clip the topiary  (very general shapes to Eleagnus, conifer and the big scraggy silver bush with blue flowers that I always forget the name of)

Also need to clip box balls in back garden and prune new shrubs to bush up but the sun's just come out 

Oh well, guess I could plant something instead 


Posted: 05/05/2015 at 10:10

Gonna find Dawn Chorus on catch up and forgot to mention,  BLACK and Matty enjoy your trip! 


Posted: 05/05/2015 at 10:07

Well if death must be involved, better that it's a quick one!

But I have a theory that it's a painless affair for slugs and snails since they bite each others bits off while having sex 

Discussions started by Wintersong

How to beat Botrytis?

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Whats wrong with my hosta?

It's half the size of last year 
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Before and After

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June in Your Garden!

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Chelsea Chop

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Last Post: 26/05/2015 at 11:29

What's it like in your garden?

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Last Post: 05/05/2012 at 23:16

Ooh ooh so excited!

New border 
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Last Post: 25/04/2012 at 20:35

Talkback: Informal planting

Andy said "Basically, it’s like a collage of pictures stuck on a bit of paper, except I do it in Powerpoint on a computer." It's an incredi... 
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Why Miss Bateman?

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Phormium newbie

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