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Hampton Court Flower Show.

I was lucky that my husband agreed to take me to the Show this year. He's not a gardener!...

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18 Jul, 2013
Spritzhenry

Isn't Nature wonderful!

Do you remember when we had to remove the weeping pear tree-with difficulty? I do-it...

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9 Jul, 2013
Spritzhenry

Summer containers

I hope this doesn't bore you. Several people asked me to show them what I did with...

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13 Jun, 2013
Spritzhenry

I lost the edge!

If we get heavy and prolonged rain, the lowest part of the garden by the stream gets...

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27 May, 2013
Spritzhenry

An up-date on 'The Great Wall'

The Clematis I planted against the wall were struggling to climb on the wires my...

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13 May, 2013
Spritzhenry

'Messy' areas.

I suspect that visitors to my garden politely ignored the messy areas at each side...

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29 Apr, 2013
Spritzhenry

More problems after the flood.

I know you've seen this photo before, but it shows most of the area that the water...

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17 Apr, 2013
Spritzhenry

Blue pot changing...again!

Do you remember the saga of my three pots? My husband bought the biggest one for...

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8 Apr, 2013
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More Changes...

I don't know if the November flood finished it off, but my beautiful Pyracantha finally...

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24 Mar, 2013
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New Opportunities

My attitude when a plant dies has changed over the years-although it's sad, it has...

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13 Mar, 2013
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One Sunny Day...and...

...all my crocuses opened, and the garden lit up! First my blue pot-it looked like...

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5 Mar, 2013
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Finishing Touches...

Remember the 'Great Wall of Somerset'? We had a niche built into it, and there's...

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8 Feb, 2013
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