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A Trip With Paddy To Priory Park And Walled Gardens,Southend. A Little gem on our doorstep.

A little gem, indeed but this is our first visit since living so close. Our last...

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paulspatch

19 Jun, 2016
Paulspatch

LEOPARD SLUGS, GARDENERS FRIEND! Don't chop!

I found one this morning and it duly got the chop. However just now doing a bit of...

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resinone

19 Jun, 2016
Resinone

Fathers Day in USA

Tomorrow is fathers day in the USA as a tribute i planted shasta daises as my...

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vjd

18 Jun, 2016
Vjd

A stroll in my garden this morning

Strolling in the garden this morning I met these beautiful princesses. I do not like...

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sixpence_48

18 Jun, 2016
Sixpence_48

Some Glowing Colours To Brighten The Recent Gloom.

Yes, like many of you, the sky above our garden has seldom brightened in the last...

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paulspatch

18 Jun, 2016
Paulspatch

Development of a daylily seedling

When a cross is made with something as variable as a daylily, you never know what...

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wylieintheazores

18 Jun, 2016
Wylieinthea..

Rose garden

Granddaughter and I went into the rose garden at the park yesterday. It looks lovely...

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ohmelchisedec

18 Jun, 2016
Ohmelchisedec

White

There's a lot of white in my front garden this summer. There are self seeded Alyssums...

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hywel

17 Jun, 2016
Hywel

Baby Tit activity.

Whilst we were having coffee on the front bench,only 4 feet from the activity,the...

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meadowland

17 Jun, 2016
Meadowland

Middle of June

Various bits Buddleja globosa-from seed.In the front border With a visitor,they...

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pcw

17 Jun, 2016
Pcw

I dont need biggest in the World...

As I have aged,I realize you can get pleasure from quality over the giant size. A...

7 comments

stan510

17 Jun, 2016
Stan510

Christmas & Easter Cacti flowering at the same time in June 2016!

Christmas & Easter Cacti flowering at the same time in June 2016! I have several...

9 comments

balcony

16 Jun, 2016
Balcony

**?? FOR BRIAN BJS FERNS IN OUR GARDEN??**

WE HAVE ALWAYS COLLECTED FERNS GOING BACK 30 YEARS.......WHEN WE HAD A MUCH LARGER...

30 comments

Dottydaisy2

14 Jun, 2016
Dottydaisy2

Look what I found...

http://www.freeplant.net/member_login.php free plants, even the shipping is free!...

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backforthe2ndtime

14 Jun, 2016
Backforthe2..

Wood Avens for Sophiemears

Further to your question on a plant id and my answer, these are the wild Wood Avens...

3 comments

honeysucklegold

14 Jun, 2016
Honeysuckle..

Blowsy

My garden is beginning to look blowsy as everything is growing much taller and bushier...

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arbuthnot

14 Jun, 2016
Arbuthnot

flag day in usa

today june 14th is flag day in the usa, in its honor i made up a few patriotic baskets

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vjd

14 Jun, 2016
Vjd

Nature pond revamp

Well not so much a revamp, just a bit of a tidy up to bring the whole design together....

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lilylover32

14 Jun, 2016
Lilylover32

Border revamp part 2

I mentioned in my previous blog that I was tackling two new borders/beds at the same...

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lilylover32

14 Jun, 2016
Lilylover32

Yet More Rain

The garden is now saturated and we have pools of standing water. The rain butt on...

4 comments

csarina

14 Jun, 2016
Csarina

Border revamp part 1

What a busy few months I have had! It was only after I logged on and saw my last...

4 comments

lilylover32

14 Jun, 2016
Lilylover32

Now you see it Now you don't

I love days like today, not hot with a little cloud cover to keep out the heat, no...

13 comments

oliveoil

13 Jun, 2016
Oliveoil

A Cautionary Tale....but a happy ending!UPDATED Sunday 19th

I went into the greenhouse this evening, to water and noticed the fly paper had fallen...

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paulspatch

13 Jun, 2016
Paulspatch

Frustration

With so much to do planting wise. 2 problems Rainy weather. Pulled tendon. Some ...

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bramhallbill

13 Jun, 2016
Bramhallbill

Bonsai at Patchings art festival yesterday.

T and I visited Patchings art and crafts festival yesterday as I needed some new...

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homebird

13 Jun, 2016
Homebird

Before and After

cannot remember all this must have blanked it out with the trauma of it lol and its...

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ladybug47

13 Jun, 2016
Ladybug47

Another Damp June Day in My Garden

Nothing much to do today so out into the Garden between showers, I had my camera...

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PANSYPOTTER

13 Jun, 2016
Pansypotter

Davidia involucrata (handkerchief tree)

Hi All, Some of you may remember my (handkerchief tree) flowered for the first time...

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gnarly_gnome

13 Jun, 2016
Gnarly_gnome

The big garden project

I have been doing my garden for six years now and its been extremely trying,if you...

2 comments

ladybug47

13 Jun, 2016
Ladybug47

for siris thankyou

heres my iris,the little yellow and blue were from poundland didnt expect them to...

2 comments

ladybug47

13 Jun, 2016
Ladybug47

My rather wet garden!

I thought I'd let you all see how (overgrown) my garden is. Saying that I quite like...

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amsterdam

13 Jun, 2016
Amsterdam

Yesterday and today in the rainy garden..

Here's some photos of yesterday in the garden.. And this morning...

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dandanspondpage

13 Jun, 2016
Dandanspond..

A day off

Today we have spent the day looking at other peoples gardens. A local village, Willoughby...

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csarina

12 Jun, 2016
Csarina

Epiphyllum or Zygocacti

Hello-just a little drama in the greenhouse I must share-I have had for a number...

4 comments

janelloyd

12 Jun, 2016
Janelloyd

adding more color

here in ny was a beautiful day so far anticipating a thunder storm soon, did manage...

4 comments

vjd

11 Jun, 2016
Vjd

Rachel's Garden

We have been busy in Rachel's garden. She moved to her new home in the autumn of...

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cottagekaren

11 Jun, 2016
Cottagekaren

Cor, wot a lotta rain

yesterday we had rainfall to match no other. Its threw it down. We were travelling...

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csarina

11 Jun, 2016
Csarina

So disappointed.....should have listened to advice :(

Do you remember how totally made up I was last year with my Peach tree.....A dwarf...

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cottagekaren

11 Jun, 2016
Cottagekaren

new distressed finds

finally a decent day here in ny out working in the gardens, and building a compost...

4 comments

vjd

10 Jun, 2016
Vjd

A quick look round the garden in the first week of June.

I decided to play with the iPad photo app as it started to pour down with rain this...

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homebird

10 Jun, 2016
Homebird

In bloom today

These are the first flowers on the Patty Plum Poppies and it self sets every where...

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marjories

10 Jun, 2016
Marjories

Raindrops on roses ??

This is the first rain we have had for nearly 3 weeks. It is just a light drizzle...

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wildrose

10 Jun, 2016
Wildrose

New Garden with a new name

Hi everyone, I have started under the new name of 'resinone'. I found it impossible...

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resi

10 Jun, 2016
Resi

New Garden

Well not so new but since I cannot add plants on my old account under ‘resi’ without...

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resinone

10 Jun, 2016
Resinone

At last.

My iris has flowered at last,i bought this at a carboot for 50p six years ago and...

4 comments

ladybug47

10 Jun, 2016
Ladybug47

That awful compost heap

Over the years our compost heap has grown, and grown! It became an eyesore when we...

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eirlys

9 Jun, 2016
Eirlys

Its cooler now

We have just been out and watered the garden, eveything is very dry and we are forecast...

4 comments

csarina

9 Jun, 2016
Csarina

Wisteria

It is Wisteria time once more when there is an eruption of pink outside my back door....

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linda235

9 Jun, 2016
Linda235

Tree Bumble Bees

This bird nesting box has been taken over by bees. We are able to watch them from...

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siris

8 Jun, 2016
Siris

irises in full bloom

today is kind of a crummy day here in ny no sun and cooler with rain off and...

4 comments

vjd

8 Jun, 2016
Vjd