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My Somerset Garden,day 12 and 13!!

Hello Friends I'm so sorry I never got a blog out to you yesterday, I am really mad...

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micky45

22 Dec, 2009
Micky45

I hope this lot thaws before Christmas

It started snowing again at 2pm yesterday and didn't stop until about 11pm. This...

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wagger

22 Dec, 2009
Wagger

This is not what I was expecting.............

Came down this morning, to be greeted by an invasion of robins!!!!! nesting in the...

19 comments

Dottydaisy2

22 Dec, 2009
Dottydaisy2

SNOWPEDIA IDEAS.... :o)

Winter today in and around my snowy gardens. Back Garden Ideas Front Garden Ideas Shed...

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terratoonie

22 Dec, 2009
Terratoonie

Cold December Colours

Here are a few colours from the garden this morning, it's such a beautiful day that...

33 comments

louise1

22 Dec, 2009
Louise1

Just 60p For 5 Homemade Bird Cakes

This time of year The Garden Birds need something extra 2 keep them warm so i make...

53 comments

jacque

22 Dec, 2009
Jacque

More Snow Pictures!

Well we went out as promised...we spent hours driving around and found some great...

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healerwitch

22 Dec, 2009
Healerwitch

Just in time for christmas

There is too much snow in my garden to do anything more active than admire it and...

4 comments

sussexsarah

21 Dec, 2009
Sussexsarah

Winter Interest in my garden - part 4 - flowers!

Yes, flowers! I have a considerable number of winter-flowering plants and shrubs...

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spritzhenry

21 Dec, 2009
Spritzhenry

Christmas in the Lake District

On Wednesday Sophie and myself are off to the frozen north-well, Wasdale actually....

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ginellie

21 Dec, 2009
Ginellie

december in pembrokeshire

we have had a lovely day here in Pembrokeshire. took some time to take some photos... marigolds...

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sandra

21 Dec, 2009
Sandra

Fun GARDEN quiz.

Blog #38. Snowed in ? ...or waiting for Father Christmas ? ..Maybe you would like...

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terratoonie

21 Dec, 2009
Terratoonie

0100

that was the time i peeped out of our bedroom window and saw these kids throwing...

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davewebber

21 Dec, 2009
Davewebber

Winter Wonderland

Just thought I'd send a few photos of the snow scene in a bit of the garden. Busy,...

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mad

21 Dec, 2009
Mad

snow at last yipppeee

hi guys sorry for the excitment but as you know i really wanted snow here in blackpool,...

55 comments

sanbaz

21 Dec, 2009
Sanbaz

BRESSINGHAM GARDENS - A mecca for lovers of herbaceous perennials

Hopefully, to give a bit of light relief to all the snow stuff that's dominating...

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bluespruce

21 Dec, 2009
Bluespruce

no snow

here in blackpool we dont have snow im sorry to say, i know it a pain to most which...

28 comments

sanbaz

20 Dec, 2009
Sanbaz

My Garden under snow

Snow and more snow This is my place at work this morning and this is my garden...

14 comments

donnah

20 Dec, 2009
Donnah

Winter on a balcony

As I would hate to lose all the Fuchsia plants I bought last year to go in my hanging...

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balcony

20 Dec, 2009
Balcony

Gertrude Jeklls

Gertrude Jeklls garden under snow. As you know I am lucky enough to work in a house...

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donnah

20 Dec, 2009
Donnah

Deep and crisp and even ..

Winter scenes from Yorkshire , England. Oh my word where did this white stuff...

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bonkersbon

20 Dec, 2009
Bonkersbon

Part 2 of Amaryllis

Well now it's out fully it has 6 large flower heads, just right for xmas.

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stripes

20 Dec, 2009
Stripes

My Somerset Garden, Day 11

Hi Friends Good morning, I haven't had the news on yet so not sure of the state of...

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micky45

20 Dec, 2009
Micky45

Snow!

Well they have been threatening us with snow off and on for days...it finally came,...

20 comments

healerwitch

20 Dec, 2009
Healerwitch

Dec 19th update on my "paperwhite" experiment!

The two paperwhites are growing well and the one in the organic potting soil that...

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n2organics

20 Dec, 2009
N2organics

My Somerset Garden, Day 10.

Hi friends. Well the big freeze is now on, it's absolutely freezing outside with...

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micky45

20 Dec, 2009
Micky45

Potted Up!

Well, you were right in saying that I wouldn't wait until after Christmas to get...

56 comments

spritzhenry

19 Dec, 2009
Spritzhenry

Frozen up

This must be the coldest pre Christmas weather for many years. . It all looks lovely...

10 comments

Poaannua

19 Dec, 2009
Poaannua

Wood For the Trees

I had been hiking through the reserve for two days when I arrived at Cathedral de...

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capegardener

19 Dec, 2009
Capegardener

Yews, Oaks, Cedars & Horsechestnuts

After reading Hywel's blog on a Yew tree I decided I would go out & take some...

14 comments

balcony

18 Dec, 2009
Balcony

Plant trials

Just to add to the recent excitement...I had a letter today from Thompson &...

10 comments

amblealice

18 Dec, 2009
Amblealice

Christmas Greetings

Hi Christmas greetings to all grows on you members and happy gardening to all...

7 comments

vynjan

18 Dec, 2009
Vynjan

Is it Winter? Of course, it is!

Big changes have happened in our garden. It had been snowing for 2 days. All the...

27 comments

uma

18 Dec, 2009
Uma

Potty Gardening at 0 degrees!

Oh yes, I know I'm potty-I've told you that already! Now-where was I? Ah yes. Clearing...

27 comments

spritzhenry

18 Dec, 2009
Spritzhenry

Brrrrrr.....

This is my front garden which is watched over by a rather snooty stone statue we...

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lily2

18 Dec, 2009
Lily2

What a change in the weather!

I can`t believe how much the weather has changed over the last couple of weeks. One...

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labdancer51

18 Dec, 2009
Labdancer51

Allotment - Part 1

We ventured out in the freezing cold to go and look for my allotment. Of course...

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amblealice

18 Dec, 2009
Amblealice

Lawn Winter Food

In winter my lawn takes alot of wear and tear feeding all the birds, but not do i...

10 comments

clarice

18 Dec, 2009
Clarice

My Somerset Garden, Day 9

Hi Friends Thank you all for wishing us a safe journey back to Somerset, it took...

9 comments

micky45

18 Dec, 2009
Micky45

Oops !!!! why could it not be xmas instead?

This is what I awoke up to this morning...... As you can see Brynner is very unsure...

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lincslass

18 Dec, 2009
Lincslass

' DON'T KILL YOUR FISH '

This is from an article in our Newspaper today .. The main thing is not to hit the...

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amy

18 Dec, 2009
Amy

TWISTED CURLY WILLOW...... FOR JACQUE......

HERE ARE SOME PHOTOS OF THE TWISTED CURLY WILLOW TO SHOW HOW THE TRUNK TWISTS AND...

10 comments

hollyeves

18 Dec, 2009
Hollyeves

Winter has arrived.

Just a few pictures of the garden in snow.

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stripes

18 Dec, 2009
Stripes

12-17-09 update on my paperwhite experiment!

This was amazing! Both of my experimental "paperwhites" have put on some amazing...

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n2organics

18 Dec, 2009
N2organics

What is it I asked?

I took this when visiting a friend, I think it was in July this year.. She was bemoaning...

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stroller

17 Dec, 2009
Stroller

At Last!!

Thismorning, at an early hour, an envelope was posted through my letter box. Oh,...

26 comments

amblealice

17 Dec, 2009
Amblealice

My Somerset Garden, Day 8

Hi Friends This Blog comes from up north today as we are visiting family, I'm just...

8 comments

micky45

17 Dec, 2009
Micky45

Where to put it?

Put what? My new pot, of course! Yes, I know it is my Christmas present from my...

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spritzhenry

17 Dec, 2009
Spritzhenry

A bit of a Pickle

Back in the heady days of summer when the veg garden was in full swing I unexpectedly...

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busylizzy

17 Dec, 2009
Busylizzy

The Queen's earrings ...

... or Pendientes de la Reina as they call them in Spain! What am I talking about???...

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balcony

16 Dec, 2009
Balcony