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Gardening blogs from Mar 2019

Spring in the White Garden

Now that the sun is reaching the North -Facing garden in the morning and late afternoon,...

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cottagekaren

30 Mar, 2019
Cottagekaren

Mystery plants

First, I started from seed what I thought was Acca sellowiana. This was about 18...

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wylieintheazores

30 Mar, 2019
Wylieinthea..

Fritillary open now

These have opened up in the warmth, fritillary, growing in dappled fairly dry shade. Once...

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grandad_gardener

30 Mar, 2019
Grandad_gar..

Who would guess it's the 30th March?! Hi Janey!

Enjoying a beautifully sunny and warm day, I took the camera for a stroll . . . Amelanchier...

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sheilabub

30 Mar, 2019
Sheilabub

Very tiny blog!

I don't expect anyone else to be impressed, but we are delighted that our Prunus...

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sheilabub

28 Mar, 2019
Sheilabub

A few that caught my eye today

The weather has been dry but a cool wind has made it chilly but the plants are coming...

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dawnsaunt

27 Mar, 2019
Dawnsaunt

In today's sunshine

Another lovely Spring day to enjoy the early blooms I just wish my garden was large...

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grandad_gardener

27 Mar, 2019
Grandad_gar..

Just short of 300 miles.

It has been a very odd, if not pleasurable, 3 days. On Sunday hubby and I embarked...

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seaburngirl

26 Mar, 2019
Seaburngirl

A day in the garden in the sunshine.

After I had finished the ironing, I was able to spend most of the day in the garden...

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wildrose

26 Mar, 2019
Wildrose

Spring at last.

As the days get longer and a bit warmer here in Scotland the flowers are beginning...

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linda235

25 Mar, 2019
Linda235

Roses grow on you

Last Autumn while pruning my roses I used some of the prunings as hardwood cuttings,...

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grandad_gardener

25 Mar, 2019
Grandad_gar..

Spring brought us a few warm days, time to get busy.....

After all the horrible winds and mixed weather of last week, we had a change and...

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lincslass

24 Mar, 2019
Lincslass

Unsung hero

Out in the bright sunshine, some say weed, others wild flower, lovely and cheerful...

9 comments

grandad_gardener

24 Mar, 2019
Grandad_gar..

Early Spring

What a great Spring, so far. On to the woodland

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dawnsaunt

23 Mar, 2019
Dawnsaunt

Early Spring and a Few Jobs Done

This morning was fine and sunny. Breezy and cold, but nevertheless, it was good enough...

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cottagekaren

23 Mar, 2019
Cottagekaren

March garden..

The gardens are really coming to life now aren't they. I've never see the Magnolias...

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homebird

23 Mar, 2019
Homebird

Plum blossom time

My plum, variety "Stanley" has the blossom opening now Spring & warmer weather...

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grandad_gardener

23 Mar, 2019
Grandad_gar..

Birds in the tree!

Having read 3d's blog about the Thrushes and the comment about having 'passing pigeons',...

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honeysucklegold

22 Mar, 2019
Honeysuckle..

Update of the new garden.

Just to remind you how it looked... After a lot of hard work this is how it looks...

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rose1949

22 Mar, 2019
Rose1949

More spring flowers

Spring has started-it's time to cut the grass again. The last time it was cut was...

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wylieintheazores

22 Mar, 2019
Wylieinthea..

Early signs of Spring.....an amble around the garden today.

Iberis Sempervirens. Brunnera jack frost Brunnera Macrophylla Variegata Variegated...

18 comments

meadowland

21 Mar, 2019
Meadowland

Absence..

Back to updating you all again on my garden. I’ve just graduated and still working...

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dandanspondpage

21 Mar, 2019
Dandanspond..

What Spring brings

A mixture of spring Thrush s dining out. The cat watching the...

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thrupennybit

20 Mar, 2019
Thrupennybit

Tomato updates

Following Darren8's blog on his tomato progress I thought I'd have yet another go...

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grandad_gardener

20 Mar, 2019
Grandad_gar..

Toms' First Day Out- More Spring Hope

First couple of hours outside for my windowsill tomato seedlings. Fingers crossed! They're...

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darren8

18 Mar, 2019
Darren8

A short walk round the garden

Mid March and Spring is in the air. It's still cold today, but the days are forecast...

18 comments

sheilabub

18 Mar, 2019
Sheilabub

Rain, Snow, Hail, Wind and finally Sunshine

Spring is on the way ....

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dawnsaunt

17 Mar, 2019
Dawnsaunt

Hyacinths

I love hyacinths, especially when they have had the time to 'relax'. When you buy...

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seaburngirl

17 Mar, 2019
Seaburngirl

Bracknell prairie - planting day

While parts of the country had heavy rain today, here in balmy Bracknell it was cloudy...

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AndrewR

16 Mar, 2019
Andrewr

Promises, promises

Even though the wind is blowing a quick check shows what I hope will be a good year...

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grandad_gardener

16 Mar, 2019
Grandad_gar..

Cardamine pentaphylla (showy tooth wort)FAO of Eileen

This a better photo of the above

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marjories

16 Mar, 2019
Marjories

Looking back a year...

I just looked back, and my plants are exactly a month ahead of where they were last...

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cottagekaren

15 Mar, 2019
Cottagekaren

More awakenings in the garden

It has been another cold windy day but the garden is coming alive. This is another...

8 comments

marjories

15 Mar, 2019
Marjories

Having the blues ....

A really short blog ... Chionodoxa luciliae Anemone blanda enmasse Anemone blanda...

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dawnsaunt

14 Mar, 2019
Dawnsaunt

New Tree

I have just had my new tree delivered for my front garden We have removed a very...

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marjories

14 Mar, 2019
Marjories

Ferraria and others

I have written 2 blogs that had two forms of Ferraria divearicata in them, and the...

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wylieintheazores

14 Mar, 2019
Wylieinthea..

Pear Trees- Pruning & Shaping Young Branches

I put these two in in early 2018, I'm guessing they were a couple of years old when...

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darren8

12 Mar, 2019
Darren8

Early spring rampage

Spring must almost be here-my garden is waking up and there are flowers everywhere....

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wylieintheazores

12 Mar, 2019
Wylieinthea..

Hellebores

The double hellebores I bought a couple of years ago are flowering now and last year...

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thorneyside

12 Mar, 2019
Thorneyside

Early March

A few from the weekend. It will be nice when the wind and rain eases. Peony mlokosewitschii-could...

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dawnsaunt

11 Mar, 2019
Dawnsaunt

Last Photos from Here

Since we are moving on Monday, these are the last pictures taken of our present garden.

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Owdboggy

11 Mar, 2019
Owdboggy

The weather against me now.

As you park the car on the drive way I have an almost triangular bed that has bind...

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seaburngirl

10 Mar, 2019
Seaburngirl

Finally got some free time

Things have been very hectic recently but I have finally got some free time as it...

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manatou

9 Mar, 2019
Manatou

Try again tomatoes

About a fortnight back I sowed a variety of tomatoes in my electric propagator Only...

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grandad_gardener

9 Mar, 2019
Grandad_gar..

Hope lives on

Blossom time for the "Aprigold" apricot. Rain is bashing it a bit but there was a...

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grandad_gardener

8 Mar, 2019
Grandad_gar..

Suffering from the Wet.

The blooms of my two Camellias are being blown off by the wind, then the petals are...

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siris

7 Mar, 2019
Siris

RHS Wisley, visit

Up to RHS Wisley on Monday, mainly to see the newly planted crocus display. Unfortunately...

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grandad_gardener

7 Mar, 2019
Grandad_gar..

David Austin Offers

Hello DA are offering free catalogues, mine arrived today, its as gorgeous as their...

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dawnsaunt

7 Mar, 2019
Dawnsaunt

Tree removal

This tree has been in our front garden for many years and was getting very big. The...

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marjories

7 Mar, 2019
Marjories

Two tidy shady beds.

Continuing around the garden, there is a wrought iron fence and gate to prevent people...

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seaburngirl

7 Mar, 2019
Seaburngirl