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Gardening blogs from Sep 2021

Walk around RHS Wisley

Yesterday was my first visit to RHS Wisley since the CV 19 lock down in March 2020,...

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grandad_gardener

27 Sep, 2021
Grandad_gar..

September Song

Thought it might be nice to take some pictures of the garden before the rain flattens...

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Owdboggy

24 Sep, 2021
Owdboggy

Ornamental grasses

Inspired by this year's Chelsea Flower Show, I decided that I could fill some of...

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sheilabub

24 Sep, 2021
Sheilabub

A last gasp?

Apparently we are going to see a dip in temperatures next week so I decided to take...

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waddy

23 Sep, 2021
Waddy

Portulaca grandiflora

For too many of my plants, hybridizing plays a part. I was looking at cactus &...

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wylieintheazores

22 Sep, 2021
Wylieinthea..

When finding the center helps!

This concept is a good one in sewing but also in helping to identify plants at least...

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seaburngirl

19 Sep, 2021
Seaburngirl

Wareham, Dorset - a short break

We are just back from a relaxing few days in a cottage beside a bubbling mill stream,...

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sheilabub

19 Sep, 2021
Sheilabub

New Planters on Castors (Up-Cycle Project).

We had an old bed that needed replacing in one of our bedrooms. Being of ‘older years’...

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alanb

19 Sep, 2021
Alanb

Sloe berries on the blackthorn.

Noticed several sloe berries dotted on the blackthorn yesterday, just behind the...

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kate123

19 Sep, 2021
Kate123

Autumn in my garden, come take a walk...

Despite having a lack of both sunshine and rain, I'm pleased with the garden, some...

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lincslass

18 Sep, 2021
Lincslass

Our garden now after the holiday!

We have recently come home from a lovely holiday in Norfolk! The weather was so...

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rose1949

14 Sep, 2021
Rose1949

Ferns, foliage and fronds.

Took a few snaps of some of the ferns in my garden this week. Apologies as I do have...

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kate123

12 Sep, 2021
Kate123

Seven years ago . . .

I bought two small Agave plants for £10 from a local family run nursery, planted...

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shirley_tulip

12 Sep, 2021
Shirley_tulip

Hard work over two afternoons

Last Autumn I gathered enough leaves from the neighbouring trees and those along...

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shirley_tulip

11 Sep, 2021
Shirley_tulip

Our visit to North Wales.

We have just returned from a week's holiday in North Wales,our first break for 2...

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meadowland

11 Sep, 2021
Meadowland

Appropriate day to trim the Trachycarpus tree.

It was 20 years tomorrow that I bought the1foot high Trachycarpus.A few friends and...

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meadowland

10 Sep, 2021
Meadowland

Glorious Petunias!

Glorious Petunias! Before the summer is well & truly over I thought I might do...

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balcony

10 Sep, 2021
Balcony

Summer is coming to an end.

It gets harder to keep the garden fresh and green as autumn draws closer.

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linda235

9 Sep, 2021
Linda235

Hello,welcome Rain :o)

At last,some decent rain,which most of us will be glad to see today.Luckily, we haven't...

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bloomer

9 Sep, 2021
Bloomer

Llyn Llech Owain and country park

Llyn Llech Owain is a lake in a country park about 7 miles from where I live, but...

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hywel

8 Sep, 2021
Hywel

Not feeling great!

I have been unwell for nearly two weeks and have been able to do very little. As...

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wildrose

7 Sep, 2021
Wildrose

Chopping the Chilean potato vine aka solanum.

Yesterday we decided to prune the vine drastically! Personally I was pleased! It...

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kate123

5 Sep, 2021
Kate123

Agapanthus painting

This a painting I did last year of my agapanthus which has since died!!

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marjories

4 Sep, 2021
Marjories

A little early September colour

Many of my plants are looking better from a distance at the moment(!), but I have...

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sheilabub

3 Sep, 2021
Sheilabub

Waiting

I am waiting for work to be done on the lean-too at the back of my house, and the...

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hywel

2 Sep, 2021
Hywel