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Latest posts by Wintersong


Posted: 06/03/2015 at 05:42

Morning all,

Rubbish people coming this morning and so gym is later today but coffee first

spring things

Posted: 05/03/2015 at 20:46

Haha, freedom is soo underrated, as is silence although these days the night sky is a little more overwhelming for me as it reminds me of my insignificance  

enjoy your meanderings, the orange flowers are so beautiful 


Posted: 05/03/2015 at 20:03

Happy anniversary Frittz 

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 05/03/2015 at 20:02

Good luck with that Hostafan1 


Posted: 05/03/2015 at 17:15

Thanks guys, always a wee bit scary to let someone loose on your plants even if they DO need it!

True true Verdun, was checking out your plant combo the other day, with the purple Berberis, blue geranium and that yellow grass???? or subshrub maybe, I forget its name as its a new one for me but lovely combo


Posted: 05/03/2015 at 16:46

 It's possible the pics wont show, I'm getting an error uploading them...or they will be the wrong way round. Its before and after shots of the Laurel pruned today. I'm hoping to keep it formally clipped from now on, with the bare stem so it pretends to be a tree

 another shot from side view.



Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 05/03/2015 at 14:40



Posted: 05/03/2015 at 14:37

It's 10 degrees here and really beautiful. Proper spring (although I'm old-school and stay cautious until May)

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 05/03/2015 at 14:36

I know I know

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 05/03/2015 at 14:31

Perfectly positioned pottingshed?

Particularly pampered pooch?

Peripatetic plastic picnic?

Anyhow...I built one of two raised beds, made a mountain of rubbish to be taken away and pointed at several ugly shrubs that got pruned or removed by tree surgeon.

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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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Chelsea Chop

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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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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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