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Gardening blogs from Aug 2019

My Magnolia (one of them )

This tree is having a fantastic year,flowered beautifully in the spring (a seed pod...

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bjs

19 Aug, 2019
Bjs

August already half over????

Unbelievable..I have so much to do..pruning,re potting and planting. My little yards...

6 comments

stan510

13 Aug, 2019
Stan510

August fruit updates

Thought it was about time I showed what the recent sun has helped move along A juicy...

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grandad_gardener

13 Aug, 2019
Grandad_gar..

August flowers

Rainfall has been above normal, so the flowers are going strong. First, there is...

6 comments

wylieintheazores

12 Aug, 2019
Wylieinthea..

Grass

Another view of grass. Later on I’m going to have to split it up.

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gerardine

9 Aug, 2019
Gerardine

Grass

What a size this has grown.

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gerardine

9 Aug, 2019
Gerardine

Begonia

Love this begonia

3 comments

gerardine

8 Aug, 2019
Gerardine

Maple tree

My maple tree has recovered I’m chuffed to bits

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gerardine

8 Aug, 2019
Gerardine

Crocosmia in our garden this year...(ʘᴗʘ✿)

I cannot remember a year when this plant has looked as good .....we have always grown...

13 comments

Dottydaisy2

8 Aug, 2019
Dottydaisy2

This and that

Reading Stera's blog about the slow-worm was terrific, I have never seen one but...

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honeysucklegold

8 Aug, 2019
Honeysuckle..

Three New to Me Plants

Thanks to GOY helping to identify a plant I saw while on holiday in Greece, I managed...

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sunnydais

6 Aug, 2019
Sunnydais

Melon Hammocks

I found a use for some old yarn in the greenhouse this week. I fashioned some trendy...

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cottagekaren

5 Aug, 2019
Cottagekaren

Away days

Hello people ,we've been away spending time with relatives in Hereford . It seems...

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amy2

5 Aug, 2019
Amy2

Not open this year

I recently visited a garden in Bracknell that has opened for the NGS. I soon wondered...

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AndrewR

5 Aug, 2019
Andrewr

Nature at its Best..

For years we never saw any ladybirds, no ants nests in the garden, rarely any butterflies...

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lincslass

4 Aug, 2019
Lincslass

'Painted lady' Butterfly

I was thrilled to see a 'Painted lady' Butterfly in my garden yesterday. I understand...

7 comments

drc726

4 Aug, 2019
Drc726

Container flowers this summer on my patio

Been a good year for Petunias, but I hate dead heading as they are so sticky

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drc726

3 Aug, 2019
Drc726

Decisions, Decisions.......(@_@;)

Many of our plants have been bought to remind us of family/ friends etc....take for...

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Dottydaisy2

2 Aug, 2019
Dottydaisy2

Cromarty 2019

Another wonderful week in Cromarty (tenth visit since 2003). How we love this place!...

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melchisedec

2 Aug, 2019
Melchisedec

Drama in the veg patch this morning!

Decided this morning to remove some anti bird netting that's no longer needed, but...

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steragram

1 Aug, 2019
Steragram