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living in risca gwent,with lovely views of the surrounding countryside,love to be out in my little bit of paradise of which i won best garden award 2 years ago.added a small pond with fountain which is very relaxing when the weather permits!.i grow my own strawberries,a good yield this year.grow variety of flowers with continuation from spring to autumn,our favorite being our acer palmatum which is about ten years old now,and needs transplanting into a bigger pot!

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Welcome to GOY I like what you have done with the fence and look froward to seeing more of your garden

22 Jul, 2010

 

That's an effective way to brighten up a fence.

23 Jul, 2010

 

I agree, Heron, I may very well do that to my own fence.

23 Jul, 2010

 

thanks people,some of the lobelia have gone over now,double petunia still blooming well,lots of deadheading of course,still cant believe that rose bush in the middle was bought as a house plant!

25 Jul, 2010

 

Welcome from me too, I like the idea of the planters on the fence. The rose would have become very pot bound and hasn't it thanked you for giving it room to grow.!! Look forward to seeing more of your garden.

25 Jul, 2010

 

Welcome from me too Keithbob and thank you for your kind remarks about my photos. I shall watch out for yours and for your tips

31 Jul, 2010

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