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A few photos today

Aren’t we having great weather, too hot to garden. !http://media.growsonyou.com/photos/blog_photo/image/196693/main/3BBA1401_1ED6_416C_AACC_396FA0C578F1.jpg

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dawnsaunt

30 Jun, 2018
Dawnsaunt

It is so hot here in Wales !

Not complaining just sitting in the shade I love to be outdoors but my bungalow gets...

7 comments

kidsgran

30 Jun, 2018
Kidsgran

Lawns

The sprinkler is on at the moment on the back lawn which is currently in shade. ...

5 comments

pb123

30 Jun, 2018
Pb123

Frustration

Grrr. We've had to lay off our so-called landscaper as he failed to turn up as promised...

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pb123

30 Jun, 2018
Pb123

Looking for suggestions..

well, my big containers have arrived, and i placed them where it seems best in the...

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odaatpat

30 Jun, 2018
Odaatpat

seaside shingle garden

29th June: Spent ages yesterday in blistering heat picking up stones, or rather,...

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pb123

29 Jun, 2018
Pb123

Suffering in the heat wave I am attempting to learn

from it for future plant buying. Recording in my notebook so that I remember in...

5 comments

dianebulley

29 Jun, 2018
Dianebulley

The Oven.

Would you like to see my oven … ? Well here it is :- Yes it's my garden, and it's...

25 comments

hywel

29 Jun, 2018
Hywel

***Have you met The Green Man***

Our girls wanted to know what to get their Father for Fathers Day, so I suggested...

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Dottydaisy2

28 Jun, 2018
Dottydaisy2

Herb society meeting

I hosted a meeting in my garden recently.The pics were ta en by my brother...

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patrickjohn2

27 Jun, 2018
Patrickjohn2

⛱ Wall to Wall Sunshine

These last few days have been very hot and the gardens have required lots of watering....

9 comments

marjories

27 Jun, 2018
Marjories

Cosmos in pots for Decour

This picture shows the Cosmos in individual pots near the front and mixed throughout.

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sunnydais

27 Jun, 2018
Sunnydais

The visit to Cottagekaren's garden.

We definitely need smellyvision to convey the immersion feeling you get in this garden....

13 comments

scotsgran

26 Jun, 2018
Scotsgran

Not a lot has changed

Hi everyone I haven't been active lately as there has not been much to say. I have...

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numbersfarm

26 Jun, 2018
Numbersfarm

Great Weather At Last For Our Final June Open Day

We will be open again under Scotland's Gardens Scheme every Monday during August,...

22 comments

cottagekaren

25 Jun, 2018
Cottagekaren

Seaside shingle garden

I'm lucky enough to have a seaside cottage in Norfolk which we bought 2 years ago....

15 comments

pb123

25 Jun, 2018
Pb123

waiting for the new containers to arrive..

i have decided on my new design for the courtyard..luckily for me there was a sale...

10 comments

odaatpat

25 Jun, 2018
Odaatpat

Flower Mod

Flower Mod Sorry for my erratic appearances here in the last month or so many things...

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balcony

24 Jun, 2018
Balcony

Dinner in the garden.

How lovely it is to have some warm weather again. We decided that dinner in the garden...

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linda235

24 Jun, 2018
Linda235

Usk Open Gardens 2018.

Always on the last weekend in June, private gardens in Usk,Gwent, are open to the...

10 comments

meadowland

24 Jun, 2018
Meadowland

Picky Hedgehog

I've no doubt you can imagine how thrilled I was to discover a while ago, that a...

15 comments

waddy

24 Jun, 2018
Waddy

New blog.. For new Q

I just wrote in the Questions section if anyone could ID the new plant that's growing...

1 comment

backforthe2ndtime

22 Jun, 2018
Backforthe2..

Echeveria or Sempervivum ...

A member recently asked me what was the difference between them, well, not being...

26 comments

hywel

22 Jun, 2018
Hywel

The Sky on the longest day of year.

This was the amazing sky we had on Thursday 21 June. The time was 9.15 pm. It's...

11 comments

marjories

22 Jun, 2018
Marjories

June is bursting out all over

Hi All Hope you enjoy a couple of photos taken this afternoon Gg Siris , Saracenia...

15 comments

gnarly_gnome

22 Jun, 2018
Gnarly_gnome

Pots and baskets

Just been round watering up thought I’d add some photos of the baskets and pots etc...

5 comments

sewingkilla

21 Jun, 2018
Sewingkilla

Stupendously average or less June.

Ok,things changed and its been air con from mother nature since my other post. We...

3 comments

stan510

20 Jun, 2018
Stan510

June

I really don't know where time goes, even with the longer days of Summer, there are...

7 comments

sunnydais

20 Jun, 2018
Sunnydais

Mother's little helper..

This is a misnomer if there ever was one! last week my son Patrick (6'5") was...

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odaatpat

20 Jun, 2018
Odaatpat

The prolonged heatwave is hard for those of us

who have to carry water to our plants in tubs. An idea today may help others. I had...

5 comments

dianebulley

19 Jun, 2018
Dianebulley

Gardeners World Live NEC Birmingham 2018

Thought I'd share a few photos of the day, had a good day out again. Found the floral...

10 comments

daylily

18 Jun, 2018
Daylily

Daylilies 8

I am still getting FFO's (First Flower Open) on a couple of seedlings. The trouble...

11 comments

wylieintheazores

18 Jun, 2018
Wylieinthea..

Spellbound by the roses!

The roses in our garden have never been as good as they have been so far this year...

11 comments

wildrose

17 Jun, 2018
Wildrose

Flaming June !

♪ ♫ ♩ ♪ ♫ ♩ ♬ June is bustin' out all over All over the meadow and the hill ! ......

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hywel

17 Jun, 2018
Hywel

Visit to Gardener's World Show.

Just a spur of the moment decision to go and well worth it….Fewer people there,and...

5 comments

meadowland

16 Jun, 2018
Meadowland

AT LAST.....

Now all I've got to do is catch up with everyone else!

17 comments

Gee19

16 Jun, 2018
Gee19

Its hard to find a jobbing gardener at this time of year.

When one is disabled , its harder. I have thought of a solution that works. I asked...

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dianebulley

16 Jun, 2018
Dianebulley

Daylilies 7

Starting daylilies from seed can be an adventure because of all the variables of...

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wylieintheazores

15 Jun, 2018
Wylieinthea..

Peonies & Roses

I felt sure the wind & rain would have spoilt these but somehow they were not...

7 comments

green_finger

15 Jun, 2018
Green_finger

Its not over!

The first battle of the summer is over, and I’m pleased to report that in spite of...

17 comments

cottagekaren

14 Jun, 2018
Cottagekaren

coming back after a long absence

hi, everyone..i've not been posting for some time due to a change in my life style,...

10 comments

odaatpat

13 Jun, 2018
Odaatpat

Preparing for Storm Hector

Perhaps the powers above don’t want me to open my garden for charity!! The first...

25 comments

cottagekaren

13 Jun, 2018
Cottagekaren

The Seasons First Flush of Summer

It has been a lovely day today so I have just wandered around the garden looking...

12 comments

marjories

12 Jun, 2018
Marjories

My garden is blooming .. Sorry folks its a long one..

A few years ago some of you'll remember I had a few health problems, I learnt in...

39 comments

lincslass

12 Jun, 2018
Lincslass

Visit to RHS Chatsworth 2018

Very well run show. Last years issues dealt with. Roads very clear! Toilets-plenty...

3 comments

littleoldman

11 Jun, 2018
Littleoldman

Before and after

Sorry I've missed a lot lately. I'll try to catch up soon :) The garden next door...

40 comments

hywel

11 Jun, 2018
Hywel

I've gone potty but I now have a partial treatment

As many of you know, I like to grow unusual plants. While many of them are available...

12 comments

AndrewR

10 Jun, 2018
Andrewr

More Growing Space

This is how the back garden looked after I first reduced the grass size a couple...

12 comments

siris

10 Jun, 2018
Siris

Aeoniums!

Some of you are aware that a couple of years ago I started growing Aeonium arboreum....

17 comments

cottagekaren

9 Jun, 2018
Cottagekaren

My Garden !

Which most of you will know changes very little over the years I have been on goy...

8 comments

kidsgran

9 Jun, 2018
Kidsgran