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Gardening blogs from May 2008

the good life

work this morning , home by lunchtime, changed into my old clothes and straight ...

8 comments

irish

31 May, 2008
Irish

Crikey mate!

We arrived back from Portugal this week to find the garden has bloomed! The sunflowers...

4 comments

lilydee05

31 May, 2008
Lilydee05

http://www.guerrillagardening.org/

This kind of got me into gardening a little bit. But only a little bit, a fraction,...

3 comments

CluelessKev

31 May, 2008
Cluelesskev

If trees could talk...what would they say?

If trees could talk, what would they say..."hey I'm a tree, have a nice day!" If...

6 comments

EarthSteward

30 May, 2008
Earthsteward

Weeds that aren't weeds - are they?

If you've looked at any of my garden photos you will know that I have lots and lots...

4 comments

spritzhenry

30 May, 2008
Spritzhenry

Silence in a Garden

Silence in a garden doesn't mean to hear 'no sound' Silence in a garden ....means...

2 comments

EarthSteward

30 May, 2008
Earthsteward

Weekend Ritual

Ok, how do the storms know when it's the weekend? My hubby and are were hoping to...

4 comments

ConnieLaRayne

30 May, 2008
Connielarayne

My little Peppa

Had the blood results from the vets today,concerning my seal point siamese,Peppa,not...

7 comments

bren

30 May, 2008
Bren

no more complaining

i am not gona complain anymore about slugs/snails in my garden even tho they are...

4 comments

irish

30 May, 2008
Irish

Today's the Day

Well it's been a week and I haven't seen my garden. Ive been working away since the...

5 comments

treesandthings

30 May, 2008
Treesandthi..

house visitor!

When i got up this morning I always go and let my cats straight into the house from...

5 comments

ickledigga

30 May, 2008
Ickledigga

Toxic shrub

A PLANT which holds enough toxin in one leaf to kill a human is being sold at UK...

7 comments

jackie46

30 May, 2008
Jackie46

Drooping Lilacs

I planted 4 Lilac bushes earlier this May and now my shrubbery are starting to droop....

0 comments

boston_cupcake

30 May, 2008
Boston_cupc..

Rain & goldfinches

With it raining so hard yesterday, i sat watching all the birds with a cupper, but...

4 comments

clarice

29 May, 2008
Clarice

spring has finally come!

Well, the snow is gone and we are working like madmen in the yard. I decided to...

3 comments

Michelle1

29 May, 2008
Michelle1

MIRACLES DO HAPPEN!

It was sunny this morning, and I knew that I had to view the devastation 'post floods'....

10 comments

spritzhenry

29 May, 2008
Spritzhenry

Growsonyou & funny codes???

I always enjoy looking through the Growsonyou site at least once a day, preferably...

21 comments

marksbegonias

29 May, 2008
Marksbegonias

A Gorgeous Spring Day!

It's been cool each morning the last week. A little too cool to go sit out on the...

3 comments

ConnieLaRayne

29 May, 2008
Connielarayne

Impatient

Yes That's me. I have planted all of the boxes in my patio garden and everything...

3 comments

wohlibuli

28 May, 2008
Wohlibuli

Powis castle green day out

This Friday 30th May we will be at Powis castle for there green day. The national...

1 comment

sandra

28 May, 2008
Sandra

SUBMARINE OR SWIMMING PLANTS!!!

Well, fingers crossed had absolutely NO effect on the weather, unfortunately. I had...

9 comments

spritzhenry

28 May, 2008
Spritzhenry

what a welcome

Wow! Things move quick on here. No sooner had I joined, then I received umpteen welcomes....

9 comments

crystaltips

28 May, 2008
Crystaltips

THANKS ALOT.

I've been sending messages to those who responded to my blog to say thanks for your...

5 comments

clarice

28 May, 2008
Clarice

morning

I usually walk my yard every morning to see what the animals or mother nature did...

4 comments

wannabe

28 May, 2008
Wannabe

Help! Weed or Plant?!

I would welcome any advice on whether this is a weed or not. When they were smaller...

14 comments

Gillian

28 May, 2008
Gillian

for starters

Good afternoon. I've been itching for ages, to tidy my garden up and as I've a week...

9 comments

crystaltips

28 May, 2008
Crystaltips

Smokey

Hi everyone, just rang up the vets, it is kidney failure, but although they cannot...

6 comments

clarice

28 May, 2008
Clarice

my first blog

I love to garden and recently just closed a business to get a real job and now have...

4 comments

wannabe

28 May, 2008
Wannabe

After the Heavy Rain.

I was very aware when I planted up the stream bank that the plants needed to get...

10 comments

spritzhenry

27 May, 2008
Spritzhenry

kitchen garden

If there is one place i love to be other than in my garden then that would be in...

9 comments

ickledigga

27 May, 2008
Ickledigga

conifers

There is a conifer at the bottom of my garden it belongs to someone who lives at...

7 comments

clarice

27 May, 2008
Clarice

Best Dibleys display i've seen yet!

I received an email-newsletter from Dibleys, this picture was on the newsletter....

14 comments

marksbegonias

27 May, 2008
Marksbegonias

Birds of a Feather

Hi all, Hope everyone is ok this morning i walked my new puppy and when i returned...

7 comments

libby

26 May, 2008
Libby

New blogger, new garden...

I come from a family entirely free of green fingers. My mother recently told me,...

6 comments

Green_Goddess

26 May, 2008
Green_goddess

Daffodils

Ok. my mother ( who I TRY to listen to ), has always told me not to cut back the...

7 comments

priscilla

25 May, 2008
Priscilla

strange looking daisy!

Last year we planted some daisies like plants (dont remember the name sorry) at the...

15 comments

RachelScott_Renouf

25 May, 2008
Rachelscott..

why mother nature why?

The day after I plant my beans out and we have gale force winds and driving rain...

7 comments

colonelmustard

25 May, 2008
Colonelmust..

Chelsea Flower Show 2008

Well one of the reasons our new garden shops section was a little late is that I...

3 comments

peter

25 May, 2008
Peter

corseside nursery open day

it's one week to go to our open day!! we've been weeding chopping and sweeping all...

5 comments

sandra

25 May, 2008
Sandra

A Bit About Me..

Now that I have found my photos and my computer is acting as it should I will give...

6 comments

blooms

25 May, 2008
Blooms

Lavender flowers are beginning to open...

Soon I will make more lavender wands. They're good for your drawers, dash board...

14 comments

TasteyG

25 May, 2008
Tasteyg

Planted Venice Mallow seeds

I collected seeds from this plant at the end of June this year. I planted these...

5 comments

TasteyG

25 May, 2008
Tasteyg

Planted helleborus seeds...

My helleborus is going to seed after a long flowering period. I collected some seeds...

5 comments

TasteyG

25 May, 2008
Tasteyg

pics

Wasn't too hard to get help, If it's computer related he loves it. Computers are...

2 comments

wohlibuli

24 May, 2008
Wohlibuli

Email notifications

Hello all, What a week! We were really looking forward to celebrating the launch...

5 comments

ajay

24 May, 2008
Ajay

Too many plants ... too little space/time ..

So I've done it again ... got carried away, planted all my veggie seeds at once in...

8 comments

colonelmustard

24 May, 2008
Colonelmust..

wind beaten

Thanks to the replies to my very first blog about my patio garden, yes it is very...

1 comment

wohlibuli

24 May, 2008
Wohlibuli

Moles

On Test Match Special yesterday there was a mention of using a bulb which when planted...

1 comment

squareoldcodger

24 May, 2008
Squareoldco..

Help! Why do have allotments??

I have two weeks (started with four months but you know how it is) to put together...

2 comments

follyfarmer

24 May, 2008
Follyfarmer

When my roses looked like poodles

Well, they didn't really, of course look like poodles.. =) The thought just came...

5 comments

Raquel

23 May, 2008
Raquel