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Gardening blogs from Jul 2019

Food for thought.

Here are a few pics of the edibles I've been growing. Tomatoes are doing well in...

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thorneyside

17 Jul, 2019
Thorneyside

Some nice, some bad plants

First, the xAmarine is opening really well. It looks like a nerine on steroids as...

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wylieintheazores

14 Jul, 2019
Wylieinthea..

A lovely warm sunny day

Today has been lovely and warm and everything is in full bloom. Hope you enjoy a...

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marjories

14 Jul, 2019
Marjories

Our visit to John's garden,Ashwood Nurseries,Kingswinford.

What a magical day it was,a visit I've always wished for.The weather was just right,light...

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meadowland

13 Jul, 2019
Meadowland

Herbaceous border in June-2

2nd half of June in my border Trifolium ochroleuca with Campanula Trifolium rubens Salvia...

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pcw

13 Jul, 2019
Pcw

Removing is such sweet sorrow.

After 20 years of add,add,add,..This month just evolved into hard pruning and just...

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stan510

11 Jul, 2019
Stan510

'White Stuff'

Just some photos from my back garden today...

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cottagekaren

10 Jul, 2019
Cottagekaren

Osmunda regalia, flowering fern for Hywel.

Hi Hywel, my fern is looking more interesting as the flower is a different colour...

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linda235

10 Jul, 2019
Linda235

Patio Giant!

This is my Patio Rose 'Designer Sunset' and some of her blooms. This rose is advertised...

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cottagekaren

10 Jul, 2019
Cottagekaren

June-2

2nd half of June Verbascum 'Letitia' and Scabiosa lucida Erigeron sp. Campanula...

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pcw

10 Jul, 2019
Pcw

More July flowers

I have had a few unexpected flowers open. They are usual for late August/September,...

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wylieintheazores

9 Jul, 2019
Wylieinthea..

Spice Grower & Snow

Last weekend, on the night of 4th to 5th we had some snow. Not all regions of the...

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Aleyna

9 Jul, 2019
Aleyna

Chelsea chop

My sedum Herbstfreude always ends up keeling over in a big sprawl and bare in the...

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resinone

7 Jul, 2019
Resinone

Dilema!

I get quite a lot of invertebrates in the garden, some not wanted eg aphids, gastropods...

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seaburngirl

7 Jul, 2019
Seaburngirl

Lincolnshire countryside in early July.

A few days ago I couldn't resist stopping off throughout my day to capture some lovely...

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kate123

7 Jul, 2019
Kate123

June

Some bits from around the garden Persicaria bistorta 'Superba' Allium christophii Phlomis...

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pcw

6 Jul, 2019
Pcw

Herbaceous border in June

Some shots of my border in June Digitalis thapsi Amsonia tabernaemontana Thalictrum...

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pcw

6 Jul, 2019
Pcw

Immingham in Bloom

We have spent the last few days decorating our local church which is 800 hundred...

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marjories

6 Jul, 2019
Marjories

Sun in the garden

One slight disadvantage of growing unusual plants can be the lack of information...

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AndrewR

5 Jul, 2019
Andrewr

Spice Grower moving

The first flowerbeds have already been ready. We modified the ground floor, reducing...

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Aleyna

5 Jul, 2019
Aleyna

It's definitely a wildlife garden!

I have always tried to garden for the wildlife, even before it became quite such...

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honeysucklegold

5 Jul, 2019
Honeysuckle..

Fighting a Losing Battle - with Mulch

Two winters ago I decided to purchase Gro-Sure Smart Cover Bark Alternative mulch...

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cottagekaren

4 Jul, 2019
Cottagekaren

Lunch with a view and a perfect Poppy

Whenever there's a sunny warm day we always say, should we go out for lunch??? Then...

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sunnydais

4 Jul, 2019
Sunnydais

The start of my garden(dads too)

ok so im still doing the house but realised im going to wear myself outrunning around...

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ladybug47

4 Jul, 2019
Ladybug47

Not exactly a favourite genus but.....

For many years I have not really had roses in the garden. The exception was a climbing...

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seaburngirl

3 Jul, 2019
Seaburngirl

Hampton Court 3

The last of the photos from the newly named Hampton Court Garden Festival. I hope...

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thorneyside

3 Jul, 2019
Thorneyside

Hampton Court 2

Here are a few more pics from the flower pavilion. I loved the...

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thorneyside

3 Jul, 2019
Thorneyside

Well!! it was worth a try!!¯\(◉‿◉)/¯

Some time ago I wrote a blog regarding a new border we were making with all David...

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Dottydaisy2

2 Jul, 2019
Dottydaisy2

Filling Gaps

With my Garden Open days in a fortnight’s time, I thought I should fill up a few...

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cottagekaren

2 Jul, 2019
Cottagekaren

Hampton Court Flower Show

Here are some pics from the show yesterday Cactus Zantedeschia Gladioli and Chrysanth the...

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thorneyside

2 Jul, 2019
Thorneyside

July flowers

I am having a wetter and cooler than normal season, so far. July is traditionally...

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wylieintheazores

1 Jul, 2019
Wylieinthea..