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Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 29/05/2014 at 13:29

Gosh, such lovely pics everyone. Happy gardening!

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 21/05/2014 at 15:18

Afternoon Forkers.

Just home from a ten hr shift and its drizzling outside, but what a super forum I have to read through and a couple of recorded Chelseas and the lastest episodes on http://thehorticulturalchannel.info/ to watch so...I'm slobbing out

 

So excited for Chicky and others who walked the walk at Chelsea. Looking forward to seeing some pics from there with a real-life camera .

 Also, reporting Mr and Mrs Blackbird have taken up residence in my Laurel to which I am super excited. It's opposite the patio so sunny evenings are currently spent watching Mr Blackbird bring the Mrs her food.

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 21/05/2014 at 15:08

I always check this thread first after a hard day at work.

Not sure if I posted this snap yet or not, was a couple of days ago. Three days off now.

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/46495.jpg?width=474&height=350&mode=max

 

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 18/05/2014 at 22:47

LL, I have decided to have Wisteria on my pergola as well if you could pass on the name of your cultivar or any hints and growing tips? I'd be most greatful

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Posted: 18/05/2014 at 16:06

Sorry my tablet shows no edit button for the above post with some question marks I most definitely did not want

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Posted: 18/05/2014 at 15:49

Everyone gardens are envious but yes LL's pergola is definitely a show stopper????

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 17/05/2014 at 05:52

Morning Forkers.

What an amazing day it was yesterday and I had the luxury of a day off work.

So, OH and myself have begun landscaping the bottom garden. I removed the turfed area the previous afternoon and we finished most of the border edges that retain soil, leaving only a small area for the path/step that had to be altered slighty to make room for a pergola post, once it comes.

The ground was leveled ithe next morning and l weed suppressant matting laid ready for another ton bag of stone chips. In the afternoon, I went to a GC with my parents to buy some bits whilst helping them choose a pot and the right compost bag for a Rhododendron they've just inherited.

In the  afternoon, I added bark to one of two areas in the border that needed it and made two log piles for insects and bugs and that was me pooped.

Oh yeah, I divided and planted out a long overdue grass into the border. Tomorrow I need to sweep up the veg plot area because I've been sawing a load of wood down there.

Have a lovely time in your gardens at some point today, everyone

Garden Gallery 2014

Posted: 17/05/2014 at 05:43

Thakyou for sharing your gardens with us

ds, your Iris and Peonies are to die for!

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 13/05/2014 at 07:13

Morning

Chill day, overcast outside and the un-landscaped part of the garden is starting to nag me now...best stay indoors or it'll be a back breaking day of hard labour

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Posted: 13/05/2014 at 07:05

Bamboogie, what a sensational garden you have. Love the sunken area and your theme of planting.

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