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Gardening blogs from Sep 2010

a fanciful idea (and rather overboard) pond filter in progress - plus paths

We finally have some picture of our garden such as it is-it's only a suburban block...

10 comments

cate

30 Sep, 2010
Cate

A change of season

Well, hasn't Autumn made itself known! Rain, rain, wind and more rain. Anyway, rather...

9 comments

geraniumdad

30 Sep, 2010
Geraniumdad

Autumn

My garden may lack colour but it is still green so late on in the year.

9 comments

linda235

30 Sep, 2010
Linda235

Is Autumn here or not?

It has been like a summer day here,so warm,so potted some Fuchsia's ,Pelargoniums,and...

15 comments

bloomer

30 Sep, 2010
Bloomer

Front of gift shop and jewellery shop

I was waiting for the roses and the geraniums to flower for better pictures...it's...

30 comments

alexandramou

30 Sep, 2010
Alexandramou

Fen weather

I'm origibally from New Zealand, then moved to Cairo and next to Reigate in Surrey....

15 comments

janne

30 Sep, 2010
Janne

the garden has revived

After thinking my garden was dying down for winter it has suddenly leapt into life...

1 comment

janne

30 Sep, 2010
Janne

tomato recipes

I made tomato relish using my mum's recipe which is pretty old, but a gorgeous flavour....

5 comments

janne

30 Sep, 2010
Janne

My First Autumn down on the plot

My First Autumn down on the plot We have had tomato blight on our plot & although...

9 comments

balcony

30 Sep, 2010
Balcony

Killing Time with Autumn

I had to go for a medical appointment a few days ago, and left early to call in the...

54 comments

hywel

30 Sep, 2010
Hywel

A job too far?

First of all some back ground. Quite a few years back we planted a set of Hornbeams...

11 comments

Owdboggy

29 Sep, 2010
Owdboggy

Pinelodge Gardens and Pinsla Gardens, Cornwall

Hello! I was recently in Cornwall, UK for a month to care for my mother. Whilst there,...

5 comments

elke

29 Sep, 2010
Elke

Sweetcorn

For years now I've grown Sweetcorn but never have I managed to get more than two...

19 comments

heron

29 Sep, 2010
Heron

end of summer blog.

Hello peeps.:-) summer it seems is over for us in the Northern hemisphere...time...

22 comments

sandra

28 Sep, 2010
Sandra

A meeting of like minds

Due to her interest in my Hoya blog, I had been exchanging messages with Cinders...

22 comments

macpat

28 Sep, 2010
Macpat

Overwintering

Many thanks to 'Bamboo' and 'Volunteer'-your advice on overwintering the lilies and...

1 comment

brian_rose

28 Sep, 2010
Brian_rose

In my "Spare" time.........like I have plenty!

After reading Sanbaz's blog about Green tomato chutney I thought I would have a go.It...

8 comments

diydick

28 Sep, 2010
Diydick

nice to see the birds back

dispite having felis catus casper ie "the hunter" im happy to say my birdy friends...

54 comments

sanbaz

28 Sep, 2010
Sanbaz

Ta Ta for now

Just a little note to let you all know I'm off on hol for a week, sunny Majorca,...

9 comments

littlelegs

28 Sep, 2010
Littlelegs

What to do in your Veggie Garden in October growing by the Moon

Tips for growing with the Moon in October Earth up leeks on 2 (after 2pm) -3, 11...

6 comments

moon_grower

28 Sep, 2010
Moon_grower

New shed tutorial (Garden re-design part12)

Hi all,have been busy again these last few weeks with the arrival of my new shed.It...

17 comments

diydick

28 Sep, 2010
Diydick

Autumn is here!

Well, not just yet. Fall comes late to Georgia, but driving home from work yesterday...

7 comments

lauram

28 Sep, 2010
Lauram

A sunny day in the garden is one of life's tonics, don't you think?

It's been a difficult week ... been feeling rubbish & working too hard to have...

33 comments

fluff

27 Sep, 2010
Fluff

A Pleasant reminder.

The darker nights are fast drawing in. Although there are still many hours of work...

10 comments

tiger1234

27 Sep, 2010
Tiger1234

Done!

I have planted up one of my raised beds, and nearly filled up the second one with...

4 comments

geraniumdad

27 Sep, 2010
Geraniumdad

Overwintering continued

As I promised, I had a busy weekend. I have removed all the Colocasias and Xanthosomas...

3 comments

alocoloman

27 Sep, 2010
Alocoloman

Pests

Remember to keep an eye on the allotment and garden, pests are now getting ready...

8 comments

ozyorkshire

27 Sep, 2010
Ozyorkshire

Late september in the garden.

Well, the temperatures have plummeted quickly over the last week around here. I spent...

12 comments

homebird

27 Sep, 2010
Homebird

`THE DAILY VISITOR

I have not been too well of late...I have had a problem ankle!! Swelling & Inflammation,...

28 comments

freesiaperson

27 Sep, 2010
Freesiaperson

Its getting there...

I have just finished re-planting one of my raised beds with alpines and Pelargonium...

9 comments

geraniumdad

26 Sep, 2010
Geraniumdad

Pond

Hi everyone As promised here is the next photo after a day of digging. I think I've...

6 comments

jim1955

26 Sep, 2010
Jim1955

Taking cuttings

I have been a nurseryman on and off for 22 years . I was a manager in charge of...

96 comments

anchorman

26 Sep, 2010
Anchorman

A Tour Of The Lake District*

*We have just returned from a five day coach tour of the Lake District although it...

30 comments

PANSYPOTTER

26 Sep, 2010
Pansypotter

that was the week that was

hi all,just thought i would give you a quick peep into my week.. you may remember...

26 comments

joanella

26 Sep, 2010
Joanella

A week away in the Derbysire Dales

We had a week away in the Derbysire Dales and stayed in a wooden cabin in a Forest...

81 comments

richardpeeej

26 Sep, 2010
Richardpeeej

the last of the tomatoes

I've picked almost the last tomatoes now and my husband will make them into a curry...

2 comments

janne

26 Sep, 2010
Janne

My garden.

I grow lots of hardy geraniums, pelargoniums, lilies and crocosmia. I love wildlife,...

5 comments

geraniumdad

26 Sep, 2010
Geraniumdad

At last my insect hotel is finnished.

I have got my insect hotel finnished. It was a lot more work than I thought it would...

9 comments

rogi

26 Sep, 2010
Rogi

Saturday night munchies!

Get a load of what my organically grown pepper plants produced this week: Right...

2 comments

n2organics

26 Sep, 2010
N2organics

Our beautiful Colne Valley.

This small village,called Slaithwaite,is where I was born,and is one of 5 along an...

33 comments

bloomer

25 Sep, 2010
Bloomer

great day

weather was so good i managed to do my jobsvery quickley outside. Always...

2 comments

230338

25 Sep, 2010
230338

Moles Bloomin' Moles

This year has been very dry and, for some reason, there has been a plague of moles....

18 comments

expats

25 Sep, 2010
Expats

Discoveries in the back garden :)

I've been out in the back garden today finishing off my weed spraying and it's such...

14 comments

whistonlass

25 Sep, 2010
Whistonlass

Yellow Rose Bush

After my rose bush continually falling over, I bought a large square pot and planted...

6 comments

alextb

25 Sep, 2010
Alextb

scottish islands

I particularly love the isles off the west coast of scotland and have visited a few...

8 comments

stickitoffee

25 Sep, 2010
Stickitoffee

leek disease

Following previous comment that I was trying a planting of AfricanMarigold round...

5 comments

pickle

24 Sep, 2010
Pickle

Worth Waiting For?

I couldn't let a whole summer go by without mentioning one of my favourite plants...

43 comments

lily2

24 Sep, 2010
Lily2

autumn is upon us!

2 days ago here in the north our family were out in the garden in t-shirts and shorts...

4 comments

petitebabe

24 Sep, 2010
Petitebabe

日皆さん、こんにちは。

FOR THOSE OF YOU WHO CANNOT READ JAPANESE........ LOL translated it means 'Hello...

53 comments

Dottydaisy2

24 Sep, 2010
Dottydaisy2

Some of Derek's stories

I thought I would kick off my account with some of Derek's past stories, as they...

16 comments

jasonf

24 Sep, 2010
Jasonf