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Gardening blogs from Jun 2011

Digitalis

I sowed a packet of Digitalis about 12 years ago and I have had them ever since....

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scotsgran

30 Jun, 2011
Scotsgran

mid summer garden

just a little walk round my garden . i thort there wasent much colour till i was...

49 comments

cristina

30 Jun, 2011
Cristina

Follow me to the RADISH PATCH....

Well, in my previous blog I posted these two pictures, asking if anyone knew what...

15 comments

whistonlass

30 Jun, 2011
Whistonlass

June colour

Well June has definitely brought out lots of colour to our garden. From beautiful...

4 comments

marcusw

30 Jun, 2011
Marcusw

I have won something!!!!

I have just been notified that I came 2nd, in the towns herne bay in bloom competition....

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patriciachapman

30 Jun, 2011
Patriciacha..

PUB LUNCH & GARDEN CENTRE FUN

Well, my friend Daisyco (another GoYer) picked me up yesterday and we toddled off...

30 comments

whistonlass

30 Jun, 2011
Whistonlass

Oh whither shall I wander and what shall I see..

The joys of a brief walk around my garden this afternoon. Hemerocallis 'Summer Wine' Not...

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digginfit

30 Jun, 2011
Digginfit

Another harvest! This time it is peas!

Finally I have had harvest of peas... long at last! Unfortunately, there are quite...

3 comments

nonoshuk

30 Jun, 2011
Nonoshuk

new roses

have just planted two climing roses in my garden. Penny Lane and School Girl. its...

6 comments

largepansy

30 Jun, 2011
Largepansy

VISIT TO SIR HAROLD HILLIER'S GARDENS

When we go away for a couple of days, we dont like to waste a minute! You could say...

24 comments

tetrarch

30 Jun, 2011
Tetrarch

Catching Up From My Downunder Garden

It's been a while since I have spent any great deal of time here unfortunately so...

23 comments

bernieh

30 Jun, 2011
Bernieh

Gardening Show Lincoln

Have been busy,busy,busy, but taking time off to mention that the first ever Lincolnshire...

5 comments

felinfan

29 Jun, 2011
Felinfan

*This morning's ramble...

has given me some new items to show and tell.* Thanks to goY friends I've had a breakthrough...

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lorilyn57

29 Jun, 2011
Lorilyn57

enjoying the sunshine

What a lovely morning this morning was here in sunny Scunthorpe! I had my breakfast...

14 comments

sewingkilla

29 Jun, 2011
Sewingkilla

Hello everybody

Hi, everyone I'm back home from France, only to find my Wisteria has gone mad its...

5 comments

sheil15

29 Jun, 2011
Sheil15

My Honeysuckle

Just thought I'd do a quick blog to show you what MY Honeysuckle is like. I read...

29 comments

lindalooloo

29 Jun, 2011
Lindalooloo

Exciting time of year for us..

As a gardener I love this time of year, especially the last few sunny (rainy) days,...

22 comments

youngdaisydee

29 Jun, 2011
Youngdaisydee

Thanksb from oor-wulie

Sorry for late reply but thanks anyway to all who replied. the kiwi fruit is Solo...

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oor_wullie

29 Jun, 2011
Oor_wullie

Snap Happy in the Garden

Just been wandering round the garden with my camera, snapping at the roses and other...

53 comments

cinderella

29 Jun, 2011
Cinderella

My 2011 Fuchsias

This year I lost all my fuchsias due to our long cold winter. I had many nice new...

15 comments

Scotkat

29 Jun, 2011
Scotkat

Fuchsia's now.

Hi all, Here are a few more pictures of my Fuchsia's as they are today (Wed) This...

5 comments

bikerbob

29 Jun, 2011
Bikerbob

when is the best time to plant sprouts??

I am wanting to plant some sprouts so that I can have a crop in time for xmas, what...

0 comments

greenfingers123

29 Jun, 2011
Greenfinger..

Poppies

Hi everyone, Just had to comment on Janey`s Poppy pictures and blog.The poppies are...

3 comments

numbty

29 Jun, 2011
Numbty

Potato Update 2011

I am a potatoholic. I love potatoes and I love growing them. I mostly grow heritage...

12 comments

scotsgran

29 Jun, 2011
Scotsgran

Warm

Blooming heck with full ventilation (door and window open) in my greenhouse it was...

6 comments

230338

28 Jun, 2011
230338

An update

An update for those who saw the baby seagulls below As they are now They have got...

3 comments

cmsue

28 Jun, 2011
Cmsue

Norfolk Broad

I was in Norfolk Broad for the first time last week-yes, it was rainy and sailed...

5 comments

nonoshuk

28 Jun, 2011
Nonoshuk

We went in search of wild orchids today!

Cooler today so off we set driving towards Lullingstone which is really only a short/ish...

54 comments

grandmage

28 Jun, 2011
Grandmage

VISIT TO DOTTYDAISY'S OPEN GARDEN

We planned to do this a while ago and booked an overnight stay just outside of Winchester....

27 comments

tetrarch

28 Jun, 2011
Tetrarch

IT WAS HARD WORK BUT WORTH THE EFFORT...

As most of you know we opened our small garden for the NGS (Yellow book) this year,...

35 comments

Dottydaisy2

28 Jun, 2011
Dottydaisy2

Wonderful garden open for RNLI in West Sussex

This is a wonderful West Sussex garden well worth visiting if you get the chance....

3 comments

gardengalloper

28 Jun, 2011
Gardengallo..

Get Down to Homebase QUICK!

Hi everyone, just to let you know I have been down to Homebase this lunch hour and...

18 comments

nana_d

28 Jun, 2011
Nana_d

thanks again

I'm not sure about the spuds I'm growing, all I did was to plant them into the grow...

2 comments

greenfingers123

28 Jun, 2011
Greenfinger..

MY LOVELY GARISH GARDEN AT THE END OF JUNE

Hope you'll enjoy seeing my garden as much as I do. I trot out every day and survey...

79 comments

bornagain

28 Jun, 2011
Bornagain

thanks again

thanks for all your comments, can't wait until I start digging up my first crop.I...

2 comments

greenfingers123

28 Jun, 2011
Greenfinger..

Hampton court 2011 'Wild in the City'

Hi everyone, I have been a little busy this last week and a half at Hampton court. I...

10 comments

treesandthings

27 Jun, 2011
Treesandthi..

Container Faux Pas!

About a month ago I bought two trays of 24 petunias for my containers but obviously...

19 comments

nana_d

27 Jun, 2011
Nana_d

♫ ♩ ♬ KISS ME, Honeysuckle ... ♫ ♩ ♬

Inspired by the Shirley Bassey song ... ................................................................... ♬...

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terratoonie

27 Jun, 2011
Terratoonie

For those of you who love birds.....

I just had to post a few of these photos! glad I have a long lense but slight pity...

20 comments

lulu33

27 Jun, 2011
Lulu33

my 26th birthday garden'ing' party!

Saturday was my birthday, all my friends were asking what i was doing for it, my...

19 comments

clairej2506

27 Jun, 2011
Clairej2506

Fancy a walk round my garden?!

Thought I would cheer myself up with a chat to GoYers, as OH has departed on his...

42 comments

sheilabub

27 Jun, 2011
Sheilabub

Campanula trachelium

Do you know campanula trachelium? It's known as the nettle-leaved bellflower and...

9 comments

AndrewR

27 Jun, 2011
Andrewr

Guess Where????? :O)

Ok I'm sure Di and Cristina will know straight away where this place is. I was in...

14 comments

misscupcake

26 Jun, 2011
Misscupcake

Nice weekend

Did a spot of Fishing and talked to a Farmer who called his Donkey "wonky" but when...

4 comments

230338

26 Jun, 2011
230338

Sunflowers: Big & small

Sunflowers: Big & small What springs to mind when you think about Sunflowers?...

14 comments

balcony

26 Jun, 2011
Balcony

A few more plants to put in

And also some more gravel to spread. I have been 'off it' of late just looking &...

6 comments

cliveanne

26 Jun, 2011
Cliveanne

A very quick visit to the National Zoo, Washington, DC

I love the National Zoo. I love the fact that it's free and that it looks like a...

2 comments

Raquel

26 Jun, 2011
Raquel

Planting more spuds

First thing this morning I went out onto the patio and had a look at my fruit and...

5 comments

greenfingers123

26 Jun, 2011
Greenfinger..

Arley Garden Festival

Yesterday mum and I went to the garden festival at Arley (our second time!). Like...

6 comments

jennyfer

26 Jun, 2011
Jennyfer

rainy sunday morning

well its rained most of the week, but we were promised that on sunday the temp would...

12 comments

cazcat

26 Jun, 2011
Cazcat