The Garden Community for Garden Lovers

Honeysucklegold's Profile

 

honeysucklegold

About me

Keen gardener obviously! Of retirement age and more. Just got settled into our final home with huge garden to remodel and found arthritis to slow me down, just can't lift and shift like I used to. Doesn't stop me, but pay for ignoring it the next day. Nowhere near as bad as some people and am grateful for that, just think I should still be 20 something and able to do it all.
One day, one day, maybe will get the garden how I like it, just have to buy bigger plants as haven't got the forty years to wait for things to mature, but it's a good excuse.
Lots of birds, chickens, guinea fowl, geese and peacocks outside, parrakets, love bird and zebra finches inside.
Gardening in the Fens where it's heavy clay, so a challenge to try to get some ground into a workable state - who wants to stick to the plants they tell us to grow on clay?

Latest photos

  • 101 1633 (Clematis montana (Clematis))
  • 101 1627 (Clematis montana (Clematis))
  • 101 1626 (Clematis montana (Clematis))
  • 101 1620 (Clematis montana (Clematis))

Latest blogs

Two more welcome visitors to the garden

Posted on 21 Jul, 2017 12 comments

Butterflies and Bees

Posted on 17 Jul, 2017 14 comments

Boris's trip to the Vet!

Posted on 14 Jul, 2017 14 comments

Latest questions

Does anyone

Asked on 22 Sep, 2016 3 replies

Lawnmowers question

Asked on 24 May, 2016 7 replies


What else

Joined in May 2013

Country: United Kingdom

County: Norfolk