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Gardening blogs from Mar 2011

Just jottings really

Seedlings everywhere in the house-we all move with trepidation for fear of knocking...

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sussexsarah

31 Mar, 2011
Sussexsarah

Last 24 hours

Last night i spotted another wooden ladder for sale in the local rag £5 and only...

21 comments

bjs

31 Mar, 2011
Bjs

2011 Plant Hunters' Fairs ....Dates

I posted on an earlier blog about Sanbaz and I, along with our partners, meeting...

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whistonlass

31 Mar, 2011
Whistonlass

Treasure Hunt

Now that the cheerful yellow daffodils have started to fade my garden isn't looking...

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lily2

31 Mar, 2011
Lily2

Prettiest Alpines!

Firstly, apologies for not being able to make too many comments on blogs and pics...

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lulu33

31 Mar, 2011
Lulu33

gardener with broken toe

I have just broken my Toe which has not helped towards trying to do the garden But...

8 comments

donnah

31 Mar, 2011
Donnah

New GOY Member

Hi! I'm new to this blogging thing, but I am looking forward to using this gardening...

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muffin

31 Mar, 2011
Muffin

Our street tree has gone!

We have subsidence in our house and we reported it two years ago, yes two years ago,...

30 comments

grandmage

31 Mar, 2011
Grandmage

Tips for Growing with the Moon in April

Growing by the moon is not always as easy as just doing what you feel like when you...

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moon_grower

31 Mar, 2011
Moon_grower

Dan Pearce Garden Design, competition entry

Well I wrote a while ago about a garden design competition I was entering and I thought...

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treesandthings

31 Mar, 2011
Treesandthi..

What a "plant miricle"!

I was looking through some of my old plant photos and uncovered a very early photo...

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n2organics

31 Mar, 2011
N2organics

WAITING FOR SPRING!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

After being away for 3 months in the warmth of Palm Springs, playing hooky from our...

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adoons

30 Mar, 2011
Adoons

Spring has arrived in my garden!

Well, Spring has finally arrived here in Kingston upon Hull and not before time! I...

18 comments

geraniumdad

30 Mar, 2011
Geraniumdad

I LOVE MY CAMELLIA'S

I love this time of year when the camellia's all come out in flower, my garden is...

8 comments

sharnford

30 Mar, 2011
Sharnford

Birthday gifts

It was my birthday yesterday and i got some money from my parents so off i went to...

18 comments

sewingkilla

30 Mar, 2011
Sewingkilla

My lovely box of surprises from Karensusan63

I received a parcel from KarenSusan63 after work yesterday, I knew it was coming...

21 comments

annella

30 Mar, 2011
Annella

A very long weekend

Hey ho everyone .... When i last seriously blogged it was the end of last year and...

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tony1247

30 Mar, 2011
Tony1247

❀ Glimpses of my gardens ❀

Near my front door ... ...cottage garden area ... ... across to the rain-water butt ............................................................. ......

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terratoonie

30 Mar, 2011
Terratoonie

At last a picture of House Sparrow's

I've been waiting ages to get a picture of these two, they've been in and out of...

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stripes

30 Mar, 2011
Stripes

spring flying over 2

end of fight and calm reigns again... we were so lucky to see this. my first rose...

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resi

29 Mar, 2011
Resi

Treasure

Another nice day the greenhouse was in its element, close to 70 F this morning. ...

3 comments

230338

29 Mar, 2011
230338

Last two flower arrangements

OK, this is it until October. The white table design was in time for my husband Barry's...

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linda235

29 Mar, 2011
Linda235

spring flying over

this morning we had a black stork flying over the house we dont often them see in...

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resi

29 Mar, 2011
Resi

Linda's green house

Finally I am able to show you my new green house. Problem is we are going on holiday...

18 comments

linda235

29 Mar, 2011
Linda235

Not so messy :)

Finally took some pics of the new raised bed, after the collapse of the trellis and...

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youngdaisydee

29 Mar, 2011
Youngdaisydee

Germination and seed starting

Every year I try to start seeds indoors and it seems like I have a higher failure...

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LaineDru

29 Mar, 2011
Lainedru

More joys of spring...

One of the best things about bulbs is that you forget you where you have put them...

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marshmallow

29 Mar, 2011
Marshmallow

Moral obligations of plant companies.

Do you find little things becoming huge irritants? Well, the following had me spitting...

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wagger

29 Mar, 2011
Wagger

San Francisco Flower & Garden Show 2011. I went to this show Sunday :)

ANNOUNCING THE 2011 SAN FRANCISCO FLOWER & GARDEN SHOW Welcome to the Show. ...

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TasteyG

29 Mar, 2011
Tasteyg

Embrace the Summer

Don't you love the summer? Yes, the summer has finally started(I am two days late,...

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pany

29 Mar, 2011
Pany

Photos from my walk around Wentworth Castle Gardens 28.3.11

It was a beautiful morning, misty but sunny-youngest daughter up in Yorkshire for...

37 comments

oliveoil

29 Mar, 2011
Oliveoil

Discovering my garden: Spring

Spring is sprung the grass is riz I wonder where the birdies is? The weather is milder...

11 comments

pamsco

28 Mar, 2011
Pamsco

3 new (ish) troughs, ideas??

Have just aquired 3 more stone troughs, will pop a pic on in the next few days but...

10 comments

joynoble

28 Mar, 2011
Joynoble

gardening book

I love this book its 10 years old now and is still useful, lots of pictures with...

11 comments

drc726

28 Mar, 2011
Drc726

A thank you for my gifted plant

I've been unable to find out who amongst GoY members sent me the Gardenia 'Kleims...

24 comments

whistonlass

28 Mar, 2011
Whistonlass

Plant fair (Ness Gardens)

Hubby and I enjoyed a great afternoon at the Plant Fair, bought lots of plants and...

44 comments

whistonlass

28 Mar, 2011
Whistonlass

River Cottage

My daughter and her friend booked to visit River Cottage last Saturday, it cost them...

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yorkshire

28 Mar, 2011
Yorkshire

Down Time Tomorrow, Tue 29th March

Update: The maintenance has been completed. Hi Folks, Grows on You will be down for...

43 comments

peter

28 Mar, 2011
Peter

Blossom time

Despite the worst winter in decades, and despite its malign effects on the cordilyne...

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kowhai

28 Mar, 2011
Kowhai

Garden plan...please don't laugh!!

Stikitoffee requested to see my plan of the garden. While i am waiting for the builder...

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sewingkilla

28 Mar, 2011
Sewingkilla

More Rare Plants!

Exactly a year ago, I went to my first ever 'Rare Plant Fair' held at Wells, in Somerset. You...

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spritzhenry

27 Mar, 2011
Spritzhenry

Springing around the Garden,(or what is there to see)

This is the time of year i wait for but it is unbelievably some flowers are already...

28 comments

bjs

27 Mar, 2011
Bjs

Cordyline advive coutesy of Gardeners World Magazine.

Extract taken from Gardenerers world Q&A section. "Our 12 ft cordyline has been...

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alextb

27 Mar, 2011
Alextb

spring has come at last

just done afew hours in the garden,the frogs are back in the pond again along with...

4 comments

plantmaiden

27 Mar, 2011
Plantmaiden

Nest building in progress

Spring in in the air, I spotted a Great tit today removing the moss from the lawn...

8 comments

plantoholic

27 Mar, 2011
Plantoholic

great day in the garden today

realy proud of myself today,had the whole day to myself and decided to do as much...

12 comments

ladybug47

27 Mar, 2011
Ladybug47

Ness plant hunters fair and meeting whistonlass(jacquie)

Hi Guys, well its been a lovely day, sunshine and a lovely trip out to Ness Gardens...

64 comments

sanbaz

27 Mar, 2011
Sanbaz

Some photos...

Hello :) A few days ago my mum sent me some pictures of the garden, so I thought...

26 comments

jennyfer

27 Mar, 2011
Jennyfer

Sunday walk

Hubby always takes Rocky for a long walk on a Sunday and today he dragged me a long...

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sewingkilla

27 Mar, 2011
Sewingkilla

Roundhay Park Leeds..

Making the most of the weather on Friday,we decided to take the short journey to...

25 comments

bloomer

27 Mar, 2011
Bloomer