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popeymike

About me

I'm not a plant expert but love "having a go", mainly by trial and error.My garden is small but sunny. Strictly organic,I don't kill anything- not even slugs (I just try to out-wit them!).I believe everything has its place. I get much inspiration for my gardening from the natural landscape-as you can see from some of my pictures. I've recently "cultivated" an interest in permaculture ( http://www.permaculture.org.uk/) and I truely believe that it could solve many of the worlds current problems.Anyone interested in organic gardening should investigate this fascinating subject. "Flowers are not the only thing that blooms in the garden; people do" to borrow from a permaculture essay I recently read.My other interests are music, camping,photography,vegetarianism and walking.
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Latest photos

  • Pallet garden
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  • runner beans
  • broad beans

Latest blogs

Bluebell walk

Posted on 23 May, 2010 8 comments

More Permaculture

Posted on 14 Apr, 2010 8 comments

Pernaculture- a re-visit

Posted on 15 Feb, 2010 20 comments

Latest questions

Could any of you clever people identify this plant?

Asked on 11 Sep, 2011 13 replies

Aloe Vera

Asked on 11 Aug, 2008 1 reply


What else

Joined in Jul 2007

Country: United Kingdom

County: lancs