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Gardening blogs from Dec 2016

More Amaryllis to end the year!

More Amaryllis to end the year! Got to maintain my reputation after all! Wouldn't...

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balcony

31 Dec, 2016
Balcony

Happy new year everybody!

Have a lovely evening-night everybody! Hears hoping to and equally lovely and maybe...

9 comments

dandanspondpage

31 Dec, 2016
Dandanspond..

*** THE END OF AN ERA**

SEVERAL MONTHS AGO WE WERE REQUIRED TO LOOK AFTER OUR YOUNGEST GRANDSON IN MALVERN...

14 comments

Dottydaisy2

31 Dec, 2016
Dottydaisy2

A sunny walk

Wednesday morning as lovely and sunny, so we decided to go a bit further than usual-a...

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steragram

30 Dec, 2016
Steragram

Seeing Out The Year With Grasses

With meadow and prairie planting in fashion just now, I thought it might be useful...

8 comments

AndrewR

30 Dec, 2016
Andrewr

POSSIBLE RECORD COLD NEXT WEEK...

Well below freezing..something we haven't had since 2007. I'm formulating my fighting...

8 comments

stan510

30 Dec, 2016
Stan510

Random photos from last Summer 2016

We have been dark for ten days, so thought of bright flowers for cheer. Susan Sargent,...

7 comments

wells

28 Dec, 2016
Wells

A Frosty Garden!

Yes, we had a very hard frost this morning(there are still pockets that have lasted...

18 comments

paulspatch

28 Dec, 2016
Paulspatch

Acer for Dan

The acer that I like is Acer Brilliantisimum.It is slow growing It is a small Acer...

4 comments

marjories

28 Dec, 2016
Marjories

The Weather Has Sorted Itself Today!

We had Blizzards yesterday, but now everything has returned to pleasant! It was so...

20 comments

cottagekaren

27 Dec, 2016
Cottagekaren

Christmas Flowers for Decoration

We have sought refuge with Christmas Decor. The weather has been too warm, feeling...

7 comments

wells

26 Dec, 2016
Wells

Happy Christmas

I would like to wish everyone a Happy Christmas. Hope you all have a great day. Can't...

10 comments

michaella2000

25 Dec, 2016
Michaella2000

Christmas Greetings

Merry Christmas-to you all-wishing you good health and a Happy New year-looking forward...

10 comments

janelloyd

24 Dec, 2016
Janelloyd

Just a little greeting for you all.

From kidsgran 🙂 🎁 🍾 X

13 comments

kidsgran

23 Dec, 2016
Kidsgran

A useful exercise to think about over the holidays..........

.......Alan Titchmarsh books are available at public libraries or on line. They provide...

7 comments

dianebulley

21 Dec, 2016
Dianebulley

Looking back at Autumn

As we step in to the winter, (and the weather forecast does look appropriate for...

21 comments

cottagekaren

20 Dec, 2016
Cottagekaren

A local yard on YouTube.

I don't know him..but a friend gave me the links. He's done what you will only see...

4 comments

stan510

20 Dec, 2016
Stan510

How can you forget compost bins?

When we first moved to this village 1987, I had 2 interlocking tannalised compost...

13 comments

seaburngirl

19 Dec, 2016
Seaburngirl

A Serene Christmastime

May your winter be gorgeous and green, with foliage healthy and clean ... May December...

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terratoonie

19 Dec, 2016
Terratoonie

Merry Christmas everyone! 🎄

Merry Christmas everyone! I hope you all have a lovely Christmas and a happy new...

22 comments

dandanspondpage

19 Dec, 2016
Dandanspond..

Our move to France

Hello everyone We have moved to France so i wonder if we have any more members living...

3 comments

eileenelizabeth

19 Dec, 2016
Eileeneliza..

Merry Christmas :)

One cloudy afternoon last summer, we decided to stop by Castell Carreg Cennen for...

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hywel

19 Dec, 2016
Hywel

I survived coldest temperatures of the year.

Sunday morning the official low was 35f..but that is subject to change. I saw 34f...

4 comments

stan510

18 Dec, 2016
Stan510

Christmas Greetings from Vermont

Christmas is upon us. I can remember counting the weeks, and then the days with...

11 comments

wells

17 Dec, 2016
Wells

MORE SNOW FOR NEW YORK

well winter sure has started out with some snow storms here in ny, looks like a...

7 comments

vjd

17 Dec, 2016
Vjd

Five Days 'til Winter!

If you check the calendar, you will find that it is still autumn. More moisture...

14 comments

Lori

17 Dec, 2016
Lori

Plants in winter

Had a wander round the garden and just took a few photos.

8 comments

huffmaling

17 Dec, 2016
Huffmaling

December at Corseside Pembrokeshire

Well I'm wrapped and packed...cake made..not decorated yet...I've done the visiting...

21 comments

sandra

16 Dec, 2016
Sandra

Coldest weather of the year Friday- Monday.

Now,if it holds up as predicted? It would be the mildest winter yet that can recall....

3 comments

stan510

15 Dec, 2016
Stan510

Mid-December Garden

Its still very mild here on the East Coast of Scotland. Where I live is about 35miles...

16 comments

cottagekaren

14 Dec, 2016
Cottagekaren

Lilies!

About ten days ago my OH brought me a bunch of Lilies from Morrison's. The buds were...

16 comments

eirlys

11 Dec, 2016
Eirlys

Festive In The Garden??

Very few evergreens in the garden for us , But Nadina Domestica Berries are a plus..... Lots...

20 comments

paulspatch

9 Dec, 2016
Paulspatch

Still harping on about plant positions indoors

this time of year. Thanks to Goy members I now have my plants in the right places....

7 comments

dianebulley

9 Dec, 2016
Dianebulley

After the Frosts.

After the cold snap, when it went down to minus 1.5 C it left my remontant Iris...

12 comments

siris

6 Dec, 2016
Siris

Passing seasons ...

My garden faces west and gets plenty of summer sunshine, but as the days shorten...

33 comments

hywel

6 Dec, 2016
Hywel

A seaside walk

As there had been no overnight frost, the sky was blue and the weather forecast was...

18 comments

shirley_tulip

5 Dec, 2016
Shirley_tulip

Anyone getting a new water butt for Christmas.........

remember to get a new tap washer and fit it, because if it has been stored outside,...

2 comments

dianebulley

5 Dec, 2016
Dianebulley

WELCOME ...

Welcome to my winter front garden ... ................................................................................ At...

19 comments

terratoonie

4 Dec, 2016
Terratoonie

For the winter evenings

Dec 3rd 16 I thought for those of us confined to barracks either through laziness...

4 comments

taurman

4 Dec, 2016
Taurman

New game. Growing worms for a fisherman.

My new amputee neighbour is very keen on fishing. My parents enjoyed fishing. ...

12 comments

dianebulley

3 Dec, 2016
Dianebulley

Standing on the corner...

The long view is right on the corner of my block/street. The rest is a few feet away. Nice...

9 comments

stan510

3 Dec, 2016
Stan510

Rare bird

Have you seen seen in the news about a sighting of the masked wagtail for the first...

21 comments

steragram

1 Dec, 2016
Steragram

My greenhouse today

Amazed to see that the temperature hardly went below 10 degrees after the coldest...

13 comments

sheilabub

1 Dec, 2016
Sheilabub