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About me

Hi everyone.This is my first visit to this site,but I have been reading all the comments with interest.I am a Yorkshire "lass",but now retired,so spend many happy hours in my garden.It is quite small,but I pack plenty in it,with the addition of many pots. I enjoy everything from seed sowing to weeding,and especially propagating cuttings.My Hubby isn't as keen as me,but does his bit,by cutting the lawn and doing all the heavier jobs..We enjoy walking,eating out,and holidays,and spending time with our young grandson.

Latest photos

  • Libertia in flower ,for Shirley Tulip.
  • Oxalis, also having a second flush.. A thug it may be,but I love it..
  • No plumes on Miscanthus yet,but it always seems to be quite late..
  • Autumn at it's best..Red Pyracantha .

Latest blogs

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to you all .xx

Posted on 24 Dec, 2023 18 comments

Spared by 'Babet' .

Posted on 23 Oct, 2023 28 comments

Hanging on in there..

Posted on 6 Oct, 2023 10 comments

Latest questions

Disappearing Photo's again..

Asked on 24 Jan, 2021 22 replies

A plant ID please

Asked on 13 Sep, 2020 8 replies

How do I save Dahlia Seeds please

Asked on 19 Aug, 2020 4 replies

What else

Joined in Oct 2008

Country: United Kingdom

County: yorkshire