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Gardening blogs from Apr 2009

Who's been in my peonies??!!

Yesterday afternoon when I arrived home I notice a bud on one of my peonies that...

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kmccue07

30 Apr, 2009
Kmccue07

The earth was created in 6 days, and on the 7th.....

On the 7th day (actually todays the 30th but never mind) on the 7th day god created...

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mookins

30 Apr, 2009
Mookins

found another useful website

for anyone who wants to deal with clay soils i found this website. http://www.turfandstuff.com/page.php?xPage=how_to_improve_clay_soil.html also...

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rosina

30 Apr, 2009
Rosina

A TERRIBLE TIME FOR US

I am so releaved that Beth is back. Beth went missing about 4:30 on Wednesday when...

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janiemclean

30 Apr, 2009
Janiemclean

Iron Containers All Planted Up 4 Summer 2009

Got these 2 Containers last year 4 just over a Pound Each from a Plant Sale @ My...

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jacque

30 Apr, 2009
Jacque

where can i get newts from?

Does anyone know where i can get newts from, i have wild frogs in my pond but would...

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rosina

30 Apr, 2009
Rosina

Oh, Woe is Me..and the Nurseries!

Have you started to replace casualties from that frost we had in the UK back in the...

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spritzhenry

30 Apr, 2009
Spritzhenry

Planning and creating a wildlife-friendly garden

A good wildlife garden is more than just a corner of a garden left to go wild. Whether...

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rosina

30 Apr, 2009
Rosina

WALK IN THE WOODS............

It was a lovely day yesterday, i went for a walk with my son. daughter and Grandaughter......

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hollyeves

30 Apr, 2009
Hollyeves

MY HOME MADE CLOCHE HOW IT WAS MADE.

I was messing about in the garage and found some old PVC electrical 1″ x 3/4"...

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brinleym

30 Apr, 2009
Brinleym

The Weather in NJ. Some like it hot.

7:30 am. New Jersey, USA Live From NJ. Good Morning. Awake early, walking in my...

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poetgardener

30 Apr, 2009
Poetgardener

Great website found today

Hi everyone just thought i'd let you know i found a great site today, i was looking...

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rosina

30 Apr, 2009
Rosina

back for good

Hi gang ,been missing from last year as a mix up with my internet provider put paid...

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happy

30 Apr, 2009
Happy

14 Loch Broom Day Out

Loch Broom Tuesday was Moongrowers birthday so we took a day out to Loch Broom on...

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bulbaholic

30 Apr, 2009
Bulbaholic

Putting up the greenhouse

My friends gazebo had torn through from all the snow ruining the roof and he was...

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greenthumb

30 Apr, 2009
Greenthumb

i dont mean to brag

thank you all for the encouraging messages yeah it was literally blood sweat and...

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rosina

29 Apr, 2009
Rosina

How to make a nest for bumblebees.......

Bumblebees are important players in the pollination process, particularly in the...

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craftnutter

29 Apr, 2009
Craftnutter

Yep..we're on the move.

Well, the gardens are definitely moving along now aren't they? Yet again, today I...

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llew

29 Apr, 2009
Llew

A Blog about my box hedge

When we moved into this house this box was as tall as me and falling on its side,I...

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donnah

29 Apr, 2009
Donnah

HELP

can anyone on here tell me how do i reply to questions on here, cant seem to find...

3 comments

rosina

29 Apr, 2009
Rosina

something odd at the bottom of the garden.

I had decided to make the most of the evening sun and take some more photos of plants...

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seaburngirl

29 Apr, 2009
Seaburngirl

Long time no write....

it's been ages since I put finger to keyboard mainly due to my house having a giant...

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missclueless

29 Apr, 2009
Missclueless

Boing! Spring is sprung.

Wednesday 29th April The sun has most definitely got his hat on today. After a bit...

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muddy_knees

29 Apr, 2009
Muddy_knees

today

well i have tidied up some more in the garden today and found my camera and bought...

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rosina

29 Apr, 2009
Rosina

Need a rest!

I have had such a busy afternoon in the garden raging war on a very rampant Keria...

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grannysue

29 Apr, 2009
Grannysue

Bee friendly plants for dying bees......

There was a tv programme on the plight of the honey bee. It made me feel very sad...

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craftnutter

29 Apr, 2009
Craftnutter

My new allotment

29.04.09. Welcome to my blog, I have aquired an allotment about 6 weeks ago and would...

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andy4jak

29 Apr, 2009
Andy4jak

no sleep yawn

Well could i get to sleep last night? i could not! at 1.30am i gave up and came downstairs...

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sewingkilla

29 Apr, 2009
Sewingkilla

dont wanna go to work!

hi don't know about everyone else but it is killing me having to go to work instead...

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kzzzzh

29 Apr, 2009
Kzzzzh

How deep do I plant my brassicas

Hi. In the past we have always planted our brassicas so that the top of the compost...

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Treeman

29 Apr, 2009
Treeman

Baby Hummingbirds

A few weeks ago a friend from work told me that she had a hummingbird nest in her...

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TasteyG

29 Apr, 2009
Tasteyg

Busy time.

Busy today moving things about to set out some of my tomato plants into their rings,that...

9 comments

lincslass

28 Apr, 2009
Lincslass

Thank You

Well i have just checked my emails before i go to bed and i was absolutely astonished,...

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rosina

28 Apr, 2009
Rosina

Plant sale in Narberth Pembrokeshire

this Saterday is the big plant sale in Narberth. it is run by the local community...

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sandra

28 Apr, 2009
Sandra

Drip drip drop little April showers

Tuesday 28th April As I sit here in my nice cosy office (it’s a slow work day as...

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muddy_knees

28 Apr, 2009
Muddy_knees

Really pleased with the garden

I have put a few photos together to show you . The trees are turning green and the...

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donnah

28 Apr, 2009
Donnah

Rain

Well its well and truly rained here today and yesterday! you can almost see the hedge...

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sewingkilla

28 Apr, 2009
Sewingkilla

Hello i am new

Hi everyone, I'm Rosina and have just put up my first photo's it was a hard slog...

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rosina

28 Apr, 2009
Rosina

Soooooooooooo impatient....

tick tock tick tock tick tock... I have so much I want to do, so much I need to do...

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mookins

28 Apr, 2009
Mookins

Charity Plant Sale

I was really excited when I heard that some villagers were holding a plant sale in...

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Gee19

28 Apr, 2009
Gee19

three heads

i went back today and scratched them into shape befrore they went to hard.im well...

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noseypotter

28 Apr, 2009
Noseypotter

Tuesday....

I left a couple of questions for my friends on GOY....have just finished planting...

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motinot

28 Apr, 2009
Motinot

Garden visitors.

I put some solar lights into the back garden and was standing at my back door looking...

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usernut

28 Apr, 2009
Usernut

When Do U Plant Your Summer Bedding Plants Outside?

Iv been growing some Annaual Plants for My Summer Garden Display this year &...

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jacque

28 Apr, 2009
Jacque

Building My Own "Chocolate Box" Planter (Part 2)

The basic planter now just needed finishing touches. The corners were made neat...

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david

28 Apr, 2009
David

Apologies

Massive apologies friends, I have been so preoccupied this last couple of weeks with...

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grannysue

28 Apr, 2009
Grannysue

laurel probs

hi ya folks thanks for your comments im going around the garden centre as soon as...

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andyjet

28 Apr, 2009
Andyjet

Added pictures of Cardiff show

Just over a week ago i went to see Cardiff spring show. I have added the pictures...

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marksbegonias

28 Apr, 2009
Marksbegonias

Regal Pelargoniums

I love Regal Pelargoniums! My wife bought three pots of the new "Angel" varieties...

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balcony

27 Apr, 2009
Balcony

BBC Gardener's World plant list - 24th April 2009

Here's this weeks little peep at the gardens and fabulous photos of Grows on You...

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peter

27 Apr, 2009
Peter