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Clean pond

Cleaned out the pond yesterday we are now down to 27 fish, so they're gradually disappearing...

10 comments

roythefoot

26 May, 2014
Roythefoot

Gardening days

Gardening is turning into an addiction for me! During the week, I identified Friday...

8 comments

mizzle

26 May, 2014
Mizzle

I'm a spoilt brat - part 2

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Gee19

26 May, 2014
Gee19

Terrific trees

A 1,000- year -old field elm( Ulmus minor ) has won the title of European Tree of...

4 comments

feverfew

26 May, 2014
Feverfew

Playing catch up - part2

More photos taken around the garden yesterday morning: Thanks...

8 comments

jagienka

26 May, 2014
Jagienka

Disaster or Opportunity?

My lilac tree is more than twenty years old and twelve feet tall. It has flowered...

10 comments

AndrewR

25 May, 2014
Andrewr

Vine weevil eats potted Acer roots.

We have had two quite healthy Acers in pots, located in the front garden for about...

21 comments

alanb

25 May, 2014
Alanb

recovering

Hi Everyone. Since getting over the shock of being told that I had Bowel cancer,...

9 comments

raymando

25 May, 2014
Raymando

I'm a Spoilt Brat (Part 1)

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Gee19

25 May, 2014
Gee19

Playing catch up - part 1

How is everyone doing? It's been a while since the last post. With the weather being...

9 comments

jagienka

25 May, 2014
Jagienka

Ten Most Fragrant Roses:

was talking in another post about roses and how they don't seem to have scent these...

7 comments

franl155

25 May, 2014
Franl155

The things we say ! :D

A while ago I sewed some thyme seeds, but they have been slow germinating. But this...

23 comments

hywel

25 May, 2014
Hywel

Special visitor to my garden yesterday!

I was enjoying a sunny gardening afternoon yesterday....unlike today I hasten to...

28 comments

Janey

24 May, 2014
Janey

Lovely weather!

Anyone finished their Ark yet? isn't it awful? all my flowers have been flattened...

13 comments

sewingkilla

24 May, 2014
Sewingkilla

Rain stopped play ! So......

I thought it was about time I did my May blog, before its June ! Hahaa! Didn't we...

15 comments

rose1949

24 May, 2014
Rose1949

Relaxing in the chair...

What do you do when you need your wellies out just to paddle down the yard.. Its...

23 comments

lincslass

24 May, 2014
Lincslass

my garden revisated

heres my garden as of may 2014 . ive had the ivy taken off the wall and poured 3...

32 comments

noseypotter

24 May, 2014
Noseypotter

My New Water Feature or Can anyone build me a raft?

It has rained and rained and rained, water stood everywhere. Hope that it soon goes...

20 comments

oliveoil

24 May, 2014
Oliveoil

Iris - From seed

I have been trying to cross pollenate some of my Irises this last fortnight, but...

8 comments

siris

24 May, 2014
Siris

"A Mishmash of Colour"

Hi just logged into my account and found the saved draft of a blog I had started...

2 comments

tommyshortlegs

23 May, 2014
Tommyshortl..

Mid May

Soon the mass colour of the Rhododendrons will be over for another year, so one final...

18 comments

bjs

23 May, 2014
Bjs

State of play in May + bonus Anguis fragilis

Just a few pics to record the plants Nice aquilegia The bird box i put up is still...

11 comments

stevietheterrible

23 May, 2014
Steviethete..

MAD WOMAN IN FRANCE. Includes Monet's Garden.

Bonjour mes amis, c'est mon court sejour a Paris. In taxi to Walsall by 5am, coach...

34 comments

bornagain

23 May, 2014
Bornagain

Has anyone been to Chelsea this year?

I would love to see any picture you have of the smaller gardens. Also what do you...

4 comments

nannijii

23 May, 2014
Nannijii

It's Good To Be Back.......Pt 1

Well, I've had a very nice but busy AND expensive week off! As some of you will know,...

10 comments

oddbillie

22 May, 2014
Oddbillie

Latter half of May in my garden...

At the rate plants are coming into flower now, there won't be anything left to see...

13 comments

homebird

22 May, 2014
Homebird

Granny's bonnets are fantastic this year.

Looking around the garden this week it was lovely to see that so many different Aquilegias...

23 comments

homebird

22 May, 2014
Homebird

Iris germanica - leading me down the garden path

Pictured from left to right- Iris Boss Tweed, Prince Charming, (Laurel Park, Raj...

14 comments

siris

22 May, 2014
Siris

Plans for the long weekend

I get Friday and Monday off this weekend and apparently tomorrow and saturday are...

6 comments

mizzle

22 May, 2014
Mizzle

Spoilt yet again......

My family never find it difficult to buy a gift for me, they just head off to a garden...

30 comments

lincslass

22 May, 2014
Lincslass

friday 9th at malvern

bit late with this, but i changed my internet service provider and that has been...

7 comments

maisiesdad

22 May, 2014
Maisiesdad

Update on the Little Owl box

Some of you may remember me mentioning the box built by my neighbour for the Little...

2 comments

honeysucklegold

22 May, 2014
Honeysuckle..

Mutilated apple trees and mutated flowers

We recently had a visit from a Rep from the Power Company, those who look after the...

1 comment

honeysucklegold

22 May, 2014
Honeysuckle..

Hello from Slovakia

My dear friends on GoY, I know, that you all are busy in your gardens as the season...

20 comments

katarina

22 May, 2014
Katarina

"Thank You Growsonyou and Ispyabird"

Just over four years ago I stopped putting bread out for the birds and put up feeders...

4 comments

tommyshortlegs

22 May, 2014
Tommyshortl..

Our Judas Tree

We have a small Judas Tree in the garden and, at the moment, it looks very colourful. Some...

2 comments

eirlys

21 May, 2014
Eirlys

My first blog

Hi everyone. I have been looking at GOY blogs for a while and really enjoy reading...

6 comments

daisyj

21 May, 2014
Daisyj

Part 2 Glasgow Botanical Gardens

Yes it was so nice to meet Linda and Barry again and the chaps got on great never...

7 comments

Scotkat

21 May, 2014
Scotkat

Pied Wagtail

In February I wrote about a a little wagtail that I had only seen twice. Since then...

3 comments

linmar

21 May, 2014
Linmar

Carex

In 2005 I was given a present of Carex Coman's Bronze. Thought it so attractive moved...

3 comments

linmar

21 May, 2014
Linmar

Bliss

Here I sit under the brolley sipping my ice tea and trying to fathom out which digestive...

5 comments

230338

21 May, 2014
230338

In the garden

This is just the top part of the garden, I don't have time as yet to go down the...

6 comments

michaella2014

21 May, 2014
Michaella2014

Kath and Linda at Glasgow Orchid Show

Last Saturday Kath and I met up at the Orchid Show at the Botanic Gardens Glasgow....

7 comments

linda235

20 May, 2014
Linda235

wanted

any person in scotland lookout for two demented women burning up the roads going...

13 comments

snoopdog

20 May, 2014
Snoopdog

We're poor little lambs who have lost our way, Baa Baa Baaaaa

Along one of our country roads near here last week, we saw these two little lambs,...

21 comments

hywel

20 May, 2014
Hywel

Back at Glamis Castle Walled Garden this afternoon

It was so nice to see the garden again after its winter rest its looking wonderful. Shame...

16 comments

Scotkat

20 May, 2014
Scotkat

Unusual plants at Solent Gardeners Fayre

It is nice to be sure of what you are buying particularly Iris as they are usually...

5 comments

siris

20 May, 2014
Siris

Planter project

About ten years or more ago, I bought some wooden planter kits online: I lived on...

19 comments

franl155

20 May, 2014
Franl155

Summers here

Summer is officially here saw my favourite birds today a small mob of them 19/05/2014...

6 comments

1pop

19 May, 2014
1pop

greenhouse veiw episode 2 today

Blooming heat made it very uncomfortable . Is,nt it odd how our climate fluctuates...

2 comments

230338

19 May, 2014
230338