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Gardening blogs from Oct 2009

Garden Centres Giving Wrong Advice.

With a couple of shrubs on my list i went to my nearest garden centre today. It's...

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louise1

31 Oct, 2009
Louise1

Insects

This morning took a look at my fatsia japonica, and to say its the last day of October,...

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clarice

31 Oct, 2009
Clarice

Shouldn't You Be In Bed?

It’s the end of October and summer feels like a long time ago. But some of the flowers...

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AndrewR

31 Oct, 2009
Andrewr

seeds on the tree

no the tree does not flower at all, and no the seeds don't smash, matter of fact...

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mispie

30 Oct, 2009
Mispie

My £1.25p Cyclamen

Went shopping this eveing & saw this Tiny Cyclamen sitting all by itself :( It...

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jacque

30 Oct, 2009
Jacque

Bewar those of you north of Watford Gap - Daddy longlegs are on the move!

The first national spider survey says that british householders recorded 13,265 sightings...

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drc726

30 Oct, 2009
Drc726

Mucking about!

Guess how I spent my afternoon! The title should give you a clue.... In this rural...

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spritzhenry

30 Oct, 2009
Spritzhenry

Garden visitors

I thought I would share with you one or two pics of visitors to our garden. First...

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rachelsmum

30 Oct, 2009
Rachelsmum

Purple flowery things

When we went to Matlock a couple of Sundays ago we called into the local GC. We didn't...

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ian_digs_v2

30 Oct, 2009
Ian_digs_v2

House plants annonymous For Jacquie

Havent many Houseplants but here they are! Im afraid I dont know the names of most...

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PANSYPOTTER

30 Oct, 2009
Pansypotter

new project part 2

today the tree man came to chop down the trees 2 hours later and they are down, he`s...

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sanbaz

30 Oct, 2009
Sanbaz

Growing with the Moon in November

Hi All as it will be November on Sunday thought you might like the info on what to...

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moon_grower

30 Oct, 2009
Moon_grower

A lovely spring day ..for autumn.

Late October and the sun was shining birds singing what a lovely day says Jane ..get...

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bonkersbon

29 Oct, 2009
Bonkersbon

A few damp days in lovely Devon

Visited my daughter in Devon last week. Lovely county. Gorgeous views. Many interesting...

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ponty

29 Oct, 2009
Ponty

Autumn at Brodie

Yesterday Mrs MB announced that we were off for a walk, to me as well as the to the...

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bulbaholic

29 Oct, 2009
Bulbaholic

hi everyone

i'm new here and trying to find out what i'm doing and where i'm doing it. i am wanting...

13 comments

mispie

29 Oct, 2009
Mispie

First Impressions

If you watched the series ‘Open Gardens’ about owners trying to get their gardens...

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AndrewR

29 Oct, 2009
Andrewr

Ive been so excited!

There was a beautifull glow on my garden early this morning so i got my camera to...

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youngdaisydee

29 Oct, 2009
Youngdaisydee

My Autumn Garden.........

Hello all, Not been about much lately, sorry about that, I have missed you all, but...

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majeekahead

29 Oct, 2009
Majeekahead

Buckets As Plant Containers!!

I starteded 2 repot My Large Container Fuchsias yesterday as u can see they need...

24 comments

jacque

29 Oct, 2009
Jacque

My First ever blog,here goes.

Just thought I would share these with you,now coming to the end of October and still...

21 comments

stripes

29 Oct, 2009
Stripes

Major "munchies"!

After grilling some chicken quarters on the 'ol BBQ pit tonight, I made a few "bell-pepper...

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n2organics

29 Oct, 2009
N2organics

Rain!

We had some rain this week….about 5 inches or so in less than 2 days. It has left...

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healerwitch

29 Oct, 2009
Healerwitch

Good Do-ers!

What's that? You may well ask! I'm sure you've read the phrase many, many times...

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spritzhenry

28 Oct, 2009
Spritzhenry

I want a Bonfire On Guy Fawks Nite ???

Going to Strim My Long Grass/Wildflower Area 2morw if weather permits & id like...

18 comments

jacque

28 Oct, 2009
Jacque

new project

hi guys im planning a new project at the back of the garden, im fed up with wasted...

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sanbaz

28 Oct, 2009
Sanbaz

Spending Spree

I`ve had a really good day where my garden is concerned. Yesterday I was talking...

8 comments

labdancer51

28 Oct, 2009
Labdancer51

Bracknell In Bloom 2009, 'Your Gardens' Awards.

Hi Everybody, This is my first ever blog. I have been urged to write it by a...

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jonathanhales

28 Oct, 2009
Jonathanhales

Another attempt

Thank you Terratoonie for advising me on sending photos with blogs. I shall try...

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mad

28 Oct, 2009
Mad

sunday lunch

my wife usually cooks during the week and i usually do lunch/dinner on a week-end. lamb...

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davewebber

27 Oct, 2009
Davewebber

Frisky Erica carnea

Browsing the web just now, came across an article about Erica carnea, winter flowering...

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bamboo

27 Oct, 2009
Bamboo

The new veggie garden

I've been promising you all for the last few weeks I would post this blog-finally...

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moon_grower

27 Oct, 2009
Moon_grower

End of summer

Summer has come and gone, Autumn is here with many tasks waiting, even in a garden...

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greylady

27 Oct, 2009
Greylady

My greenhouse

If Id known how tough this little project was going to be I probably would not have...

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davey2009

27 Oct, 2009
Davey2009

One Year Old Sunflowers !!!!

Back In September/October 2008 i planted some Sunflower Seeds into Pots & kept...

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jacque

27 Oct, 2009
Jacque

GLADIOLI.........

I bought some mixed Gladioli bulbs in August in a sale.......i thought it was a bit...

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hollyeves

27 Oct, 2009
Hollyeves

Thank you all and I'm hooked!

Gosh this site is so addictive! Having had the dreaded lurgy that has been going...

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numbaten

27 Oct, 2009
Numbaten

WHAT EXACTLY is GoYpedia ?

Peter and Ajay recently created several new categories in GoYpedia and asked me to...

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terratoonie

26 Oct, 2009
Terratoonie

Wildflowers in bloom during our spring downunder.

This is a snapshot of various wildflowers that will be blooming now out in the wild-mainly...

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bernieh

26 Oct, 2009
Bernieh

Cheap and long lasting vine trellis

Last growing season I planted a passion vine because as a child, my mom had one growing...

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n2organics

25 Oct, 2009
N2organics

Autumn followup

They always said the camera never lied well it does now, many will already know this...

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bjs

25 Oct, 2009
Bjs

Awkward Orchids

One of the most commonly asked questions on GOY is about the care of Orchids-usually...

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spritzhenry

25 Oct, 2009
Spritzhenry

fuchsia photos to help id.

I promised I would take photos today Hywell and here they are. Hopefully they will...

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seaburngirl

25 Oct, 2009
Seaburngirl

Greedy Starlings

This morning these starlings decided they only wonted the suet pellets out of this...

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clarice

25 Oct, 2009
Clarice

Clueless

Hi I have just moved from a flat to a house and now have the delights of gardening...

9 comments

newtothisgame

25 Oct, 2009
Newtothisgame

Faded Glory

As I sit here looking out at the subdued shades of fall in the leaf-strewn yard I...

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Grammazoo

25 Oct, 2009
Grammazoo

And by Extension

The Jackson Co Extension Service has demonstration gardens to show what grows in...

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orgratis

24 Oct, 2009
Orgratis

orang utan and baby

well ive just started drawing another orang with her day old baby and sold it already...

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noseypotter

24 Oct, 2009
Noseypotter

my garden now.

Well autumn is definitely here as all the leaves are falling from the beech tree. I...

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seaburngirl

24 Oct, 2009
Seaburngirl

Berry Confusing

Now I am totally confused... Several people identified this pic as elderberry (I...

25 comments

healerwitch

24 Oct, 2009
Healerwitch