Woodgreen wonderboy

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Posted: 23/04/2015 at 08:14

Sun promised for later Must get plants ready for the sale on Saturday. And some ironing first while waiting for sun to arrive.

Penstemon Plum Jerkum

Posted: 22/04/2015 at 22:44

Don't know this one, but the general rule is that those with thin strappy leaves are the hardiest. e.g. Garnett. Thick leaves are often tender types.


Posted: 22/04/2015 at 22:37

Tea is acidic. Would too much harm lime lovers?


Posted: 22/04/2015 at 22:35

I haven't room for lots of pots. so grow them in pots if you get my drift?

First swallow of the summer!

Posted: 22/04/2015 at 22:34

Here too in hampshire yesterday. Saw 2 so must be summer.

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 22/04/2015 at 21:26

My water butt is almost empty too. we have our village plant sale on Saturday so I expect it to rain then.

Left over turfy bits

Posted: 22/04/2015 at 21:16

I'm stopping to get my breath.....

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 22/04/2015 at 21:15

Planted 3 Geranium Anne Folkard, Sowed runner beans in beds and in a pot under wigwams. Planted loads of violas in an old wheelbarrow , old buckets and watering cans... all with holes in them!!

Repositioned pots of hostas in shade on new terrace near house. Loads of watering. Have we ever had to do so much watering at this time of year before?


Posted: 22/04/2015 at 21:02

Sadly I can't do pictures from my Mac. but Gardengirl sometimes posts for me. I expect she will this year.

Left over turfy bits

Posted: 22/04/2015 at 21:01

Watch out for Verd. coming up fast in the outside lane.....

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Need help in putting together a quiz which is a bit challenging and fun too 
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Pesky flies!

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They are much better microwaved for about 3 mins., turned over, mw for 3 more mins. Lot less bother than boiling . Keep flavour and scrunch. 
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Something for the weekend.......enjoying gardens and flowers.

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