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Snowdrops and other signs of Spring

On Sunday morning we visited Mitchmere Farm to see the Snowdrops and other early...

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13 Feb, 2018
Shirley_tulip

Walks along the beach

I haven't looked in on GoY for nearly a month, family issues, now resolved. OH and...

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31 Jan, 2018
Shirley_tulip

My best 9 garden performers

Oh Dotty, what a difficult job this has been, finding the ones that have performed...

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5 Jan, 2018
Shirley_tulip

Almost December

It has been two months since my last blog, cannot believe how the time passes by...

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28 Nov, 2017
Shirley_tulip

Six weeks on

from my heart attack and I'm adapting to a slower pace of life! The diagnosis given...

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24 Sep, 2017
Shirley_tulip

Off GoY for a while

Some long-standing GoY members may recall I suffered a heart attack back in 2012. I...

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14 Aug, 2017
Shirley_tulip

British Summer ...

It has certainly been a mix of weather today ... started off with blue sky and...

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5 Aug, 2017
Shirley_tulip

Not again!

Last year many of my outdoor potted Fuchsias suffered from Fuchsia Gall mite and...

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2 Aug, 2017
Shirley_tulip

Wacky Tomato update

Back in March I was given a 'Wacky Tomato Kit' comprising seeds of different varieties...

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2 Aug, 2017
Shirley_tulip

Osmanthus for Bloomer

Sandra, remember the little Osmanthus shrubs we planted in the Spring of 2011? Mine...

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20 Jul, 2017
Shirley_tulip

NGS Open Gardens visit last Sunday.

It was a chilly and grey morning when we drove over to Worthing to visit some of...

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3 Jul, 2017
Shirley_tulip

Mushroom soup anyone .....

It has been a very, very hot day here on the South coast ... no gardening has been...

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18 Jun, 2017
Shirley_tulip


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