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Latest posts by Wintersong

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 28/04/2015 at 09:27

It's a dream location for most of us

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 28/04/2015 at 08:54

Gorgeous garden Hosta and what a view!

You lucky lucky thing, can't wait to see lots of border pics and aspects throughout the summer.

Well done to your OH and yourself ofc

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 28/04/2015 at 08:01

Sorry my post ended abruptly, had a fluffy dog come and sit on my head 

Suffice to say,  relaxed day ahead 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 28/04/2015 at 07:52

Morning all 

Another beautiful start to the day, haven't seen the forecast yet, oh wait I'll be right back, Metcheck reckons 12  degrees although it always seems warmer than they 

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 27/04/2015 at 21:03

Everything looks great 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 27/04/2015 at 19:21

Sorry Verdun  I know about Cornwall's weather, I was having a joke about haves and havenots 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 27/04/2015 at 16:43

I'm not jealous of Verdun at all for living in Cornwall,

 

Kent is one of the warmest parts of Britain. On 10 August 2003, in the hamlet of Brogdale near Faversham the temperature reached 38.5 °C (101.3 °F), the hottest temperature ever recorded in the United Kingdom

Strange looking ? erupting from the soil

Posted: 27/04/2015 at 16:38

shrooom

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 27/04/2015 at 12:21

Don't know what you're missing girl

I always have a bottle in the cupboard and its my preferred choice of tipple, that or a good wine but the joy with Pimms in a pint glass is that you can make it as strong as you like, pub stuff is weak as s**t

Just remembered, I got a hand-me-down pressie off OH today.

It's one of those carry storage boxes since he just invested in a metal storage unit one wheels for all his tools and things.

My box is quite biggish really, very sturdy plastic with a handle so I'm putting all my stuff from the shed inside. You know, secateurs, string, clips, tape, knifes, staplegun, wires, tree ties, everything in one place and its not too heavy to take with my round the garden. Does anyone else use one of these around their garden?

I shall never again lose my scissors for half a day at a time

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 27/04/2015 at 12:16

Early start and a bitter wind, but then got really warm when the sun came out. Gorgeous day now

  • pruned Fatzia japonica
  • rescued Clematis from slug damage, potted up to grow on a bit bigger
  • rejigged newly planted borders to remove a clashing colour and add more repetition of existing herbaceous perennials
  • Had a little think about PPPs (possible planting positions) for a couple of shrubs I've got potted up to grow away for a bit before I decide
  • sorting through shed and using OH's old storage carry box for garden bits (its quite big, can get everything in it barring tools)

Discussions started by Wintersong

How to beat Botrytis?

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Last Post: 09/03/2015 at 12:55

Whats wrong with my hosta?

It's half the size of last year 
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Last Post: 14/06/2014 at 15:46

Before and After

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Last Post: 01/06/2013 at 12:23

June in Your Garden!

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Last Post: 22/06/2014 at 13:27

Chelsea!

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Last Post: 31/05/2012 at 21:22

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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Last Post: 23/04/2012 at 18:24

Why Miss Bateman?

Clematis 
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Last Post: 17/05/2012 at 19:08

Phormium newbie

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Last Post: 15/04/2012 at 09:45
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