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Gardening blogs from Oct 2010

Old plant gets new life!

My wife has had a clover in a small pot that is over 25 years old. It had been in...

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n2organics

31 Oct, 2010
N2organics

Garden Centre encounter today.

The Exotic Pet Refuge had a fund raiser at the garden centre today. Wonderful owls...

20 comments

bampy

31 Oct, 2010
Bampy

Captain's Blog (13) Halloween Skullduggery

"Fifteen Men on the dead man's chest. Yo ho ho, an' a bottle o' rum! Drink an' the...

38 comments

david

31 Oct, 2010
David

Late autumn down on the plot (October 2010)

Late autumn down on the plot is now a reality! This month of October has seen more...

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balcony

31 Oct, 2010
Balcony

happy halloween

if you go down to the woods to nite ....... oooooooooooo your sure of a scary surprize...

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cristina

31 Oct, 2010
Cristina

golden colour

these are on the beech tree in the garden Is it just my imagination or are the trees...

27 comments

stickitoffee

31 Oct, 2010
Stickitoffee

It says: "Sold" !

We will be moving house in December and my garden is winding down. I was told by...

16 comments

Lori

31 Oct, 2010
Lori

Thorpe Perrow Arboretum and The Halloween Trail

Last year during the bluebell period my husband and myself with friends went to Thorpe...

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yorkshire

31 Oct, 2010
Yorkshire

Pond

Hi Everyone Nearly there. I got these green slate rocks from my garden centre 2 for...

10 comments

jim1955

31 Oct, 2010
Jim1955

pumpkins

hi all i just thought i would show you some of the the pumpkins & marrows we...

9 comments

joanella

31 Oct, 2010
Joanella

Strange Flowers in Wynberg Park

I've no idea what these flowers are called. I'm sorry about the blurred pictures,...

10 comments

gurthbruins

31 Oct, 2010
Gurthbruins

Growing and harvesting your veg. In Tune with the Moon in November

Earth up spring cabbage on: 7– 9 (before 10am), 16 -18 and 26 – 27 (before 2pm)...

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moon_grower

30 Oct, 2010
Moon_grower

bearded Irises

Thanks for your comments, I will try to get the hang of the new format. I have just...

1 comment

lammie

30 Oct, 2010
Lammie

bad weather

terrible weather last night in ayrshire,, gales and torrential rain... have been...

4 comments

ellise

30 Oct, 2010
Ellise

Squirrel mischief

The distinctive squirrel with the Mohican haircut is back to retrieve his nuts, buried...

8 comments

dorjac

30 Oct, 2010
Dorjac

Does talking to plants work?

I have heard this age-old story time and time again.. What I have found over the...

10 comments

n2organics

30 Oct, 2010
N2organics

vacant

greenhouse interior clean and disinfected . Cactus plants look great and...

4 comments

230338

29 Oct, 2010
230338

can i keep my cyclamen?

I love this colouring ~ reminds me of an ice cream somehow ~ i wish it was a corm...

19 comments

stickitoffee

29 Oct, 2010
Stickitoffee

Magog Down

This is a small area set up for the public just outside Cambridge. As I was waiting...

23 comments

bampy

29 Oct, 2010
Bampy

COMING SOON!

Just a quick blog really, to say that my mum and dad have just returned from a holiday...

5 comments

geraniumdad

29 Oct, 2010
Geraniumdad

Another Day in Paradise

Now that the cobwebs are off our walking boots there's no stopping us, so we went...

11 comments

nariz

29 Oct, 2010
Nariz

Cambridge University Botanical Gardens

Out of the blue I was called upon to drive a family member to Cambridge today. As...

40 comments

bampy

28 Oct, 2010
Bampy

Today

Unfortunately I have not been out on the land today, but my hubby has. Today Barry...

5 comments

wthan

28 Oct, 2010
Wthan

Does anyone know what this bird is....

Had this bird visit the garden today.... i had to take the pics through the glass...

10 comments

hollyeves

28 Oct, 2010
Hollyeves

Cheshunt Compound

For those of you who use the above and i think there are a lot.It has been drawn...

6 comments

bjs

28 Oct, 2010
Bjs

Battening down the hatches - Typhoon due to hit Shadowlands

THE SHADOWLANDS MISSIVES (1) Having long considered writing a blog, what better way...

16 comments

ptarotuos

28 Oct, 2010
Ptarotuos

chrsanthemums

thanks to everyone who answered my question ......ellise

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ellise

28 Oct, 2010
Ellise

Thank you

Dear Gardeners Thank you for your suggestions. I'm glad I didn't tip all the spicy...

0 comments

medlar

28 Oct, 2010
Medlar

frost protection, in october!

For the first time ever I used some compost I had made! With the turn in the weather,...

5 comments

sandygirl

28 Oct, 2010
Sandygirl

One Day only ,May be two

In the garden The Maples peak in there colour display for a very short time, with...

20 comments

bjs

28 Oct, 2010
Bjs

New kid on the block

Oh, my goodness. I can't believe all the welcoming comments. Thanks, everyone....

5 comments

anncee

27 Oct, 2010
Anncee

Dream on!!

I was walking past a local florist/mini GC the other day, and saw some stunning flowers...

25 comments

pip_c

27 Oct, 2010
Pip_c

Puddings & Hedges

Hi Not much to report today I haven't managed to get out in the garden at all, I...

5 comments

wthan

27 Oct, 2010
Wthan

A wet walk!

My daughter and family suggested that we should visit Bedgebury forest today, taking...

10 comments

Gee19

27 Oct, 2010
Gee19

2009 Scotland holiday: St. Andrews Botanic gardens part 3.

I have just found these other photos taken in the botanic gardens. Hope you all enjoy...

11 comments

geraniumdad

27 Oct, 2010
Geraniumdad

Welcome to the Falls of Bruar

My OH had some business in Blair Atholl today and this presented us with a lovely...

41 comments

karensusan63

27 Oct, 2010
Karensusan63

petition to save our forests!

If you have seen the previous blog and seen in the news coming out in the press...

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Arlene

27 Oct, 2010
Arlene

2009 Scotland holiday: St. Andrews Botanic gardens part 2.

As promised, some more photos from this really wonderful place. For more information...

13 comments

geraniumdad

27 Oct, 2010
Geraniumdad

Back to normal - well as near as possible!

Oh dear what a dreadful time! Not only did the temperature drop like a lead weight...

4 comments

simplylyn

27 Oct, 2010
Simplylyn

AS PROMISED ANOTHER LITTLE QUIZ.

I said it would be an easy one this time........all the pictures are of ordinary...

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Dottydaisy2

27 Oct, 2010
Dottydaisy2

beautifull woman

i couldnt sleep last night so i finished of this picture i was drawing yesterday...

29 comments

noseypotter

27 Oct, 2010
Noseypotter

My GOY Birthday

It was twelve months ago today I discovered GOY whilst looking for garden info on...

41 comments

annella

27 Oct, 2010
Annella

Sage 'n' Onion?

They go together, don't they. Do you make your own sage and onion stuffing, or do...

57 comments

spritzhenry

27 Oct, 2010
Spritzhenry

Feed the Birds Day.

Just received an e-mail to remind me its another feed the birds day on Oct 30th.....

51 comments

lincslass

26 Oct, 2010
Lincslass

thought I was almost there !

All my Pelargoniums and tender Fuchsia's have been safely under cover for a while,but...

26 comments

bloomer

26 Oct, 2010
Bloomer

2009 Scotland holiday: St. Andrews Botanic gardens part 1.

We like Scotland. In fact, we would move there given the chance, but since that is...

9 comments

geraniumdad

26 Oct, 2010
Geraniumdad

tryed to do a blog but.............

4 times i loaded up all my pics to do a blog on arley hall arggggg , as soon as iget...

13 comments

cristina

26 Oct, 2010
Cristina

Eggs and Polyanthus

Hi regarding the discussion about washing eggs, I try to have lots of clean nest...

2 comments

wthan

26 Oct, 2010
Wthan

A Tale of Two Trees

I'm nearly always sorry to see trees chopped down but as our neighbourhood was built...

20 comments

lily2

26 Oct, 2010
Lily2

pumpkin art

My daughter brought 4 pumpkins to be developed into art. I was rubbish but she and...

12 comments

grannysue

26 Oct, 2010
Grannysue