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Gardening blogs from Feb 2016

AGS Harlow,2016-part 2

A few more Primula Narcissus Fritillaria Cyclamen

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pcw

29 Feb, 2016
Pcw

AGS Early Spring Show-Harlow,Essex 2016

For any alpine lovers.The benches were not as full as previous years due to the weather. Apparently,one...

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pcw

29 Feb, 2016
Pcw

My old High School,and some tree's.

I should have included the Redwoods..maybe next time. These Olive tree's cant be...

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stan510

28 Feb, 2016
Stan510

End of February Greenhouse

I'm right in the thick of propagating from seed now. I have some seed germinated...

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cottagekaren

28 Feb, 2016
Cottagekaren

Weeping cherry

When we moved here one of my first comments was "...that tree will have to go." The...

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arbuthnot

28 Feb, 2016
Arbuthnot

A better way of spending an evening ...

Last night, (and several nights recently) instead of enduring the usual trash on...

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hywel

28 Feb, 2016
Hywel

Thank you Hywel

When we moved to our present address, due to having my mind on other things I forgot...

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waddy

27 Feb, 2016
Waddy

Stan gets his robotic body out to the garden..

Feeling rusty on a nice 70F day (21C) but inspired...I went forth with pruners,gloves...

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stan510

27 Feb, 2016
Stan510

This weekend's job.

last weekend was one of those weekends where I was working so despite the sunny weather...

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shilohspal

26 Feb, 2016
Shilohspal

**GOING TO BE VERY BUSY**

THE FENCE HAS BEEN FINISHED, WELL!! ONE SIDE HAS.......NOW THE OTHER SIDE HAS GONE,...

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Dottydaisy2

26 Feb, 2016
Dottydaisy2

Almost spring

Hi everyone realy enjoyin the sunshine this week even thou it's cold nice havin lighter...

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jackiejenkin

26 Feb, 2016
Jackiejenkin

Tropaeolum Tricolor

A few weeks back i posted a Picture of the above plant when about 3ft high from its...

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bjs

26 Feb, 2016
Bjs

Hellebore weekend

I went up to Llandysul's Farmyard Nurseries with friend last Saturday. First up...

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steragram

26 Feb, 2016
Steragram

The two poplars in our garden had to go.

The two poplar trees in our garden had just grown too tall. They were creating too...

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wildrose

26 Feb, 2016
Wildrose

"Yesterdays Uninvited Visitor"

Im not too sure about this cheeky visitor[he brought his Missus too! I have never...

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PANSYPOTTER

26 Feb, 2016
Pansypotter

Still no solution to the huge ash tree

You may or may not recall my complaints about the very large ash tree which is growing...

9 comments

arbuthnot

26 Feb, 2016
Arbuthnot

February at Corseside

With March approaching things are looking springlike here in Pembrokeshire. The...

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sandra

26 Feb, 2016
Sandra

HELP! Whats the best way to start growing?

Hi All, This is my first post here as part of the community, I look forward to hearing...

10 comments

younggardener

24 Feb, 2016
Younggardener

To Finish the Illusion.

I would like to live in a rural area or at least create the illusion of living in...

20 comments

siris

24 Feb, 2016
Siris

Blog update.

Hello again everyone, First of all can I say thank you for all the lovely welcomes....

8 comments

barney_rubble

23 Feb, 2016
Barney_rubble

Tip off!!

After buying those agapanthus from sainsburys a month ago now (they've taken very...

8 comments

dandanspondpage

23 Feb, 2016
Dandanspond..

Storm Damage !

Well it's been a while since I was on here but I have made good use of my time. I've...

14 comments

nanjo

23 Feb, 2016
Nanjo

First Blog

Hello to everyone at GoY. This is my first ever blog so please excuse me if it's...

14 comments

barney_rubble

22 Feb, 2016
Barney_rubble

Violets

i love violets,but am a violet killer.Either the leaves turn brown or are limp and...

2 comments

dirtygirl

22 Feb, 2016
Dirtygirl

O how I love my garden.

I may only be brand new at gardening but I can say with confidence, I am going to...

9 comments

clayfield_famz

22 Feb, 2016
Clayfield_f..

Struggling Garden blues

Well been here 5 months now and am suffering from the garden blues, inherited a major...

6 comments

nanajen

21 Feb, 2016
Nanajen

Daylily Blog

Here is my day lily journal-all the day-lilies that have bloomed in my garden last...

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bathgate

20 Feb, 2016
Bathgate

I watched James Martin's programme on

vegetables today hoping to get some new ideas. Putting Maple Syrup on Fried Tomatoes...

6 comments

dianebulley

20 Feb, 2016
Dianebulley

containers

does anyone have ideas on what would look good in a garden planter for exhibition...

4 comments

johnscott

20 Feb, 2016
Johnscott

Monty's latest T/V effort

nearly sent me potty ! That awful ground ! That silly woman talking about growing...

10 comments

dianebulley

20 Feb, 2016
Dianebulley

Mid February in the garden after our trip to the seaside.

We've been away for a few days with our youngest grandchildren while our daughter...

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homebird

18 Feb, 2016
Homebird

Thursday

This past week I've been getting into the garden for a very short while and I have...

17 comments

lindak

18 Feb, 2016
Lindak

Spring like day..

Here's just a few photos to show how the whole of our small back garden looks, there...

13 comments

dandanspondpage

18 Feb, 2016
Dandanspond..

Snow won't stop us

Blimey! The weather up here in Scotland is all over the place. earlier this week...

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shilohspal

17 Feb, 2016
Shilohspal

A message from Green-finger ( Mari )

Green -finger ( Mari ) has asked me to explain to her many followers and friends...

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amy

17 Feb, 2016
Amy

App for flower / plant ID

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.plantnet You might want to try...

1 comment

elke

16 Feb, 2016
Elke

February Blues Sent Packing......

Cold but sunny and dry so blow the housework, I needed a stint in the garden, wasn't...

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lincslass

16 Feb, 2016
Lincslass

Hellebores

I've got several Hellebores in my garden. Some of them are self seeded ones. I took...

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hywel

16 Feb, 2016
Hywel

Just a few quick pics. of February

Hi everyone, still no internet, so I'm at Rachel's pinching hers while waiting for...

24 comments

cottagekaren

16 Feb, 2016
Cottagekaren

Budding Photographer

We had Freya for the afternoon last week as she was off school due to not being too...

17 comments

waddy

16 Feb, 2016
Waddy

Early to Rise, Early to Bed

Some people are early risers; others are night birds. There is no difference in the...

9 comments

AndrewR

15 Feb, 2016
Andrewr

South Wales Alpine garden show (Caerleon)

Thursday evening and a nice Surprise Sheila (Scotsgran ) Phoned from Scotland to...

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bjs

15 Feb, 2016
Bjs

Too nice for gardening?

A crisp and frosty morning, turned into one of those rare (for this winter) beautiful...

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shilohspal

14 Feb, 2016
Shilohspal

Where do I start

It's a cold and wet Saturday morning in February. My garden looks a bit worse for...

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shilohspal

13 Feb, 2016
Shilohspal

Robin Redbreast

Every time I fill up the bird feeders, I have an audience, Robin Redbreast, I do...

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lemondog

13 Feb, 2016
Lemondog

Hang on to your plants !

Its been gusting to up to 80 mh winds here on the coast, lost count how many times...

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nellie61

10 Feb, 2016
Nellie61

A beautiful sunny February day in the garden.

The sun was shining, the sky was blue and the garden was calling to me. Vest, jumper,...

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homebird

10 Feb, 2016
Homebird

Brightening the Winter Garden

After all the rain and gales it was nice to see some sunshine this morning so I had...

17 comments

neellan

10 Feb, 2016
Neellan

Highdown Gardens February 2016

Some members will already know that these gardens are a favourite of mine ... there...

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shirley_tulip

10 Feb, 2016
Shirley_tulip

95 MPH!!!

today was horrible...the wind howled..the windows whistled to the point that I used...

30 comments

sandra

8 Feb, 2016
Sandra