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Gardening blogs from Jul 2008

Plants Trees and Bonsai

I could add a few other interests but those are the background of my life. I am now...

13 comments

Poaannua

31 Jul, 2008
Poaannua

Unsure of names

Spritzhenry soon commented that i should beware of T&M. After i read that comment...

10 comments

marksbegonias

31 Jul, 2008
Marksbegonias

Rain is spoiling my flowers!

Thinking about Mikec's nice blog and all the comments, I thought I would go out and...

11 comments

celandine

31 Jul, 2008
Celandine

Sunflowers, butterflies and ponies -another day in the New Forest

Have spent the day in the New Forest again, particularly the woodland areas. Have...

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Andy_and_Jill

31 Jul, 2008
Andy_and_jill

edit coment

why dose it always say edit coment wen i write a coment. it dosent say that on anybody...

6 comments

truds

31 Jul, 2008
Truds

flood

across the road from us ther is a flood in front of the houses & my grass seed...

9 comments

truds

31 Jul, 2008
Truds

Taking Photos.....

When I joined GOY back In Feb this Year i used a 3Pix Vivitar Camera which had no...

12 comments

jacque

31 Jul, 2008
Jacque

guess wat.

rain rain & yet more rain.

11 comments

truds

31 Jul, 2008
Truds

*Summer is Here!*

Its been a busy season so far, and with all the rain we have received the flowers...

3 comments

LorraineNagle

31 Jul, 2008
Lorrainenagle

Hydrangea - never bloomed in 8 years

I have big gorgeous hydrangea plants which never bloomed until this year. They are...

2 comments

susie40

31 Jul, 2008
Susie40

Sinus Valley

It has begun! Sinus season in Sinus Valley. The headache started Monday, the congestion...

2 comments

ConnieLaRayne

30 Jul, 2008
Connielarayne

Offending Colours!!

Last year, I removed 12 barrow loads of Symphytum (Comfrey) from the wide border...

14 comments

spritzhenry

30 Jul, 2008
Spritzhenry

funny

just a funny true story i thought i would share with you all. few yrs ago when the...

29 comments

irish

30 Jul, 2008
Irish

When life hands you lemons you make lemonade

Well ok mabey not lemonade so much as lemon cordial. lol Today I spent the day working...

7 comments

Wolf

30 Jul, 2008
Wolf

New Forest

Visiting the New Forest today. Hope the rain holds off!

14 comments

Andy_and_Jill

29 Jul, 2008
Andy_and_jill

Mike C's Blog ( 14 ) Thinking out loud...

Earlier this evening while going through new photos here on GOY I got to thinking...

26 comments

MikeC

29 Jul, 2008
Mikec

The unhappy oak

If some of you have followed my questions, you will know that I'm having problems...

1 comment

RobertPyatt

28 Jul, 2008
Robertpyatt

Response

Thank you to everyone who responded to by blog and photo's I will post more later....

1 comment

violetness

27 Jul, 2008
Violetness

Yellow Book gardens - they're all different

I have visited three Yellow Book gardens in the last week. The first was a “plantsman’s...

5 comments

AndrewR

27 Jul, 2008
Andrewr

brassica clubroot

i have grown cabbage cauli and all brassica for a number of years now with very good...

0 comments

billymac

27 Jul, 2008
Billymac

Stolen Moments

To the washing line I walk in haste my footsteps chased by time I cannot waste The...

2 comments

Wolf

27 Jul, 2008
Wolf

Hibiscus Blooms at last

I have been waiting for the day! Loaded with blooms and here they are in the morning...

4 comments

Ediegirl

27 Jul, 2008
Ediegirl

new garden

am trying to get a new garden established at the bottom of my main garden(peice of...

9 comments

sarahc

26 Jul, 2008
Sarahc

Aspirations, Actuality, Accidents and the odd Achievement

Don't get me wrong-I love gardening but it doesn't always quite go to plan. So here...

6 comments

Buzzbee

26 Jul, 2008
Buzzbee

THANKYOU.

Thankyou for all your kind thoughts, i'm starting to feel alot better, my son it...

3 comments

clarice

26 Jul, 2008
Clarice

hiya every1

ive been ssooo busy this week,its been sunshining so ive been in the garden and me...

4 comments

charlie727

26 Jul, 2008
Charlie727

Does anyone have a smaller one?

I don't know the type, this is a fallout seed from my garden bird feeder.

1 comment

RobertPyatt

26 Jul, 2008
Robertpyatt

Apple Court

Off to visit Apple Court Gardens in Hampshire, on the outskirts of the New Forest.

2 comments

Andy_and_Jill

26 Jul, 2008
Andy_and_jill

RHS - Tatton Park Flower Show 2008.

Over the entrance / exit. Someone looking busy on a display garden! Plant man...

9 comments

marksbegonias

25 Jul, 2008
Marksbegonias

Collecting Seeds ....

Iv been busy last few days looking2 c which of my garden plants are going2seed? i...

5 comments

jacque

25 Jul, 2008
Jacque

A cardinal!

I got up very early this morning to take out the trash (had to walk aaalllll the...

5 comments

Raquel

25 Jul, 2008
Raquel

Improving soil fertility, and moisture holding.

Compost is great to get moisture holding humus and nutrients in the soil,topdress...

3 comments

Tussiemussie

25 Jul, 2008
Tussiemussie

Sheets of rain

I've been sitting at my desk, watching the sheets of rain come down from Dolly, the...

6 comments

Raquel

24 Jul, 2008
Raquel

Poem this time

A rose bud by my early walk A rose bud by my early walk, Adown a corn -inclosed bawk Sae...

2 comments

sandygrove

24 Jul, 2008
Sandygrove

Phygelius Aequalis

Found this site whilst searching for the name of this lovely shrub, no one could...

2 comments

violetness

24 Jul, 2008
Violetness

My Garden Gate

My garden blooms with roses rare And trees where nestlings mate In early spring when...

5 comments

wohlibuli

24 Jul, 2008
Wohlibuli

Off to Hove

Off to Hove this evening to stay with friends. Will miss our garden!

5 comments

Andy_and_Jill

24 Jul, 2008
Andy_and_jill

Good weather for most...then there's Irish!

All this good summer weather news until poor Irish...Irish...Irish...How is your...

8 comments

1198

24 Jul, 2008
1198

Possum Magic

Since we have moved here we have had almost every night without fail had some horrendous...

3 comments

Wolf

24 Jul, 2008
Wolf

Just enough time for two

Very busy day at work, home late and just enough time to practice with the new camera...

3 comments

Andy_and_Jill

23 Jul, 2008
Andy_and_jill

Very Hot !!!!!!

Yes it was a Good HOT Summers Day2day & im hopeing all of those of you outside...

9 comments

jacque

23 Jul, 2008
Jacque

raised beds

spent all day shoveling topsoil compost and manure into to my new raised beds, I...

2 comments

newtogardening

23 Jul, 2008
Newtogarden..

Carpe Zucchini!

I read on a favorite blog of mine (http://organictobe.org/) that it's not too late...

1 comment

rain4nights

23 Jul, 2008
Rain4nights

early morning

couldn't sleep last night, spent hrs tossing and turning, picking up my book reading...

14 comments

irish

23 Jul, 2008
Irish

A quick visit to Kensington Gardens

Managed to break away from work for 30 minutes this morning and take a pleasant walk...

2 comments

Andy_and_Jill

22 Jul, 2008
Andy_and_jill

Stormy day

What a wonderful day! Storm has cooled it off and watered my plants. It will...

4 comments

Ediegirl

22 Jul, 2008
Ediegirl

Webbs Garden Centre

Many of our members in the Midlands will know this Gdn. Cnt., but I wonder how...

7 comments

sadie

22 Jul, 2008
Sadie

Quote

If you wish to be happy for a day get drunk, If you wish to be happy for a week kill...

4 comments

sandygrove

22 Jul, 2008
Sandygrove

thanx loadz

ive only been a member on this site for a short while but i have really enjoyed sharing...

10 comments

charlie727

22 Jul, 2008
Charlie727

Impatien mystery

Well, the last of the six impatiens (sultanas) that I planted in the big white pot...

2 comments

Raquel

22 Jul, 2008
Raquel