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Gardening blogs from Sep 2016

Last day of September

I have just been in the garden and I have found my clematis Sieboldi which I accidentally...

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marjories

30 Sep, 2016
Marjories

Cotoneaster cornubia

I promised this blog for Steragram earlier on :) About 25 yrs ago, when I lived in...

14 comments

hywel

30 Sep, 2016
Hywel

Hottest period followed by much fall like weather..

For the first time in months I can go 3 days between watering..zero water for even...

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stan510

29 Sep, 2016
Stan510

Lyme Park.. Formal Gardens and The Orangery...

I have visited many of these grand houses and gardens but quite honestly this one...

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lincslass

29 Sep, 2016
Lincslass

My wooden Troughs for Steragrm

They have all been made from decking boards and are pretty strong and quite heavy...

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bjs

29 Sep, 2016
Bjs

A day out with friends :o)

We recently had a few days holiday in Babbacombe,Torquay,one of our favourite places,and...

34 comments

bloomer

28 Sep, 2016
Bloomer

Long rest from garden

This time last year I had a falling over accident, which cause me much pain; my...

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autumnleaves66

28 Sep, 2016
Autumnleave..

Hodthorpe Scarecrows..

While waiting in the GP surgery for my Flu vac this morning someone told me that...

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homebird

27 Sep, 2016
Homebird

Heucheras in B&Q

Just wanted to let you all know...I was in B&Q today and they have some cracking...

16 comments

cottagekaren

26 Sep, 2016
Cottagekaren

Hottest day of the year 94F +

Actually its 93F (34C)right now at 1:57 pm. I would expect 94+ BY 4pm. Extremes...

11 comments

stan510

26 Sep, 2016
Stan510

Little Journeys

With Beryl being so disabled now, she can't walk down the garden at all, and tends...

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hywel

26 Sep, 2016
Hywel

Update on Growing stuff on Tree's..

Things have grown since spring,I have added..mostly plants the cats broke off of...

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stan510

25 Sep, 2016
Stan510

Playing hooky, a visit to Oakgate Garden Centre

When we got up this morning, hubby said he really felt like he needed a few hours...

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jenlewis

23 Sep, 2016
Jenlewis

Rain...and a bit of anything new!

"Ray ay ay, ay-ay-aynnnn... I don't mind." L.&McC. We've had some much needed...

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Lori

23 Sep, 2016
Lori

Where I Spent My Summer...among the Corn,Potatoes and Pumpkins!

Yes, I am just coming to the end of my summer and late summer/early autumn stint...

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paulspatch

23 Sep, 2016
Paulspatch

200 free spring-flowering bulbs

Gardeners' World magazine-September issue. I have not bought GW magazine for some...

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shirley_tulip

23 Sep, 2016
Shirley_tulip

Apples

When we arrived here there were already five mature apple trees in the garden. One...

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cottagekaren

22 Sep, 2016
Cottagekaren

... on the last day of (September) summer

... on the last day of (September) summer I imagine you all know the nursery rhyme...

10 comments

balcony

21 Sep, 2016
Balcony

Half way through September already

I have been busy this month and am enjoying the sunshine out in the garden today....

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scotsgran

21 Sep, 2016
Scotsgran

Creating a caterpillar

As some if you know we hosted our son David's wonderland inspired wedding a few weeks...

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sandra

21 Sep, 2016
Sandra

Roses attacked

After a prolonged period of heavy rain yesterday I went outside for a look-see. Two...

15 comments

arbuthnot

21 Sep, 2016
Arbuthnot

I am happy again today, I want you all to know .........

I carefully rootled about in my compost bin this morning..... and my Brandling Worms...

11 comments

dianebulley

20 Sep, 2016
Dianebulley

Size Matters

Size matters, or right plant, wrong place. I underestimated the size that some of...

8 comments

siris

20 Sep, 2016
Siris

Highgrove

A blog without pictures I'm afraid as cameras and mobile 'phones are not allowed...

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ginellie

19 Sep, 2016
Ginellie

Geranium & Fuchsia cuttings from our son

Today I planted some Geranium cutting I got from our son yesterday. His wife bought...

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balcony

19 Sep, 2016
Balcony

Time for a clear out.

I have been meaning to trim back the border on this side for ages as it was really...

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homebird

19 Sep, 2016
Homebird

Daisy

Is there anyone who can give the name of a daisy. It is almost the same as the oxide...

2 comments

pancy

18 Sep, 2016
Pancy

Is it just me?

We have got a lovely sunny day here, who knows with our English weather, how many...

18 comments

jenlewis

18 Sep, 2016
Jenlewis

I took a slow drive around parts of town...

I debated whether to blog this or do one photo at a time...blog won. If I don't label...

14 comments

stan510

16 Sep, 2016
Stan510

Mid September

I like the autumn-summer is always too hot or too wet, and I'm glad it's gone. September...

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hywel

16 Sep, 2016
Hywel

My Latest Obsession.

At the Parc Floral de la Source in France in 2015, I adored the Sarracenia growing...

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siris

14 Sep, 2016
Siris

Starting the September clean up.

I have started doing some proper tidying up of the borders. As it was going to be...

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seaburngirl

13 Sep, 2016
Seaburngirl

Advice on choosing an evergreen please!

The very large Plum tree, along with some shrubs and climbers in the garden behind...

38 comments

shirley_tulip

13 Sep, 2016
Shirley_tulip

Spreading what I have around...

I've been taking plants that combine being fast clumpers and being favorites of mine...

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stan510

12 Sep, 2016
Stan510

The last garden update for a while (maybe)

I think for a little this will be my last garden update/blog for a while because...

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dandanspondpage

12 Sep, 2016
Dandanspond..

A visit to Sweden

Hi there everyone....we are back from Sweden and exhausted. It was wonderful. Our...

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linda235

11 Sep, 2016
Linda235

Wisley Dahlias

I didn't take many photos at Wisley this year, I just wanted to enjoy the show, but...

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cinderella

11 Sep, 2016
Cinderella

Siris on the move

Siris and the bird table were moved 5 or 6 years ago onto the stump of a Cratagus...

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siris

10 Sep, 2016
Siris

Slugs v Squirrels !

Went out this morning to top up the bird feeders filled them up and as I was hanging...

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kidsgran

10 Sep, 2016
Kidsgran

A walk around RHS Wisley September 2016 ...

I posted a couple of blogs on Wisley this time last year, but my camera batteries...

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shirley_tulip

10 Sep, 2016
Shirley_tulip

Today's visitors

It is pouring with rain but the birds all seem very happy. We have had a wonderful...

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marjories

10 Sep, 2016
Marjories

Free seeds available!

My perennial sweet pea (Lathyrus) has ripening pods. I'm just sending some seeds...

5 comments

sheilabub

9 Sep, 2016
Sheilabub

RHS Wisley Plant Fair September 2016

We attended this event last year and were so pleased with it that we did the same...

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shirley_tulip

8 Sep, 2016
Shirley_tulip

Update on allotment

Here is an update (of sorts) to Gerry's allotment plot 58 during the 2016 growing...

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balcony

8 Sep, 2016
Balcony

September garden update..

Hi all! I've returned for a little bit.. I've been on holiday and then busy setting...

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dandanspondpage

8 Sep, 2016
Dandanspond..

Helmingham Hall Gardens, Stowmarket, Suffolk

Whilst away for a few days in Thorpeness, Suffolk we decided to drive approx 20 miles...

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paulspatch

7 Sep, 2016
Paulspatch

One question quiz time!

Only one question to answer ... can you identify what is in the photo below? We...

36 comments

shirley_tulip

6 Sep, 2016
Shirley_tulip

A scorching dry August

A very hot and extremely dry month. So little rain and some blinding hot days. I...

10 comments

dorjac

6 Sep, 2016
Dorjac

Cleaning out the plant rubbish.

I really wish I would get in the habit of taking photo's of the before so you could...

7 comments

stan510

4 Sep, 2016
Stan510

End of Summer Garden

The Garden today after nearly three years of 'Love, Sweat and Ideas'. :)

44 comments

cottagekaren

4 Sep, 2016
Cottagekaren