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Gardening blogs from Jun 2022

Why I don’t grow roses....

The included photos in this blog will show you why I gave up growing roses. The reason...

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loosestrife2

30 Jun, 2022
Loosestrife2

Oh no

I just saw a rabbit tonight on my front lawn.My neighbour told me he’d seen 2rabbits...

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gerardine

25 Jun, 2022
Gerardine

What do I have here?

The area where I live is located at the southernmost point of an ice age glacier....

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loosestrife2

25 Jun, 2022
Loosestrife2

Coral Peony

I just wanted to show how this peony fades from a warm pinknsh/coral colour to very...

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klahanie_

25 Jun, 2022
Klahanie_

Puzzled

Does anyone know what the plant is with the big green leaves in this photo.I’ve no...

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gerardine

25 Jun, 2022
Gerardine

getting inspiration from Wylie

The sunset the other night was heavily influenced by the Saharan dust in the atmosphere...

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seaburngirl

22 Jun, 2022
Seaburngirl

Backgrounds

I don't usually show what is edited in out my photos, but in the spirit of "wart"...

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wylieintheazores

22 Jun, 2022
Wylieinthea..

My front garden

It was a good idea/suggestion that perhaps we could show the garden 'warts and all'...

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seaburngirl

22 Jun, 2022
Seaburngirl

Quick check in... it's been a year.

Interesting how things can change over the space of a year or two. I'm still in...

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Lori

21 Jun, 2022
Lori

Lost photos

I posted some photos but don’t know where they are🤔 I’m not getting any better at...

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gerardine

21 Jun, 2022
Gerardine

Borders in the back garden.

The conservatory border, shady. Hostas, Rodgersia, Lilies to the right. Just including...

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siris

20 Jun, 2022
Siris

Hemerocallis

Daylilies flowering yesterday The last 2 large flowered ones. Freewheelin, a huge...

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siris

19 Jun, 2022
Siris

Cactus flower (for Steragram)

Sue (Steragram) gave me this lovely cactus and look at the flower it has produced...

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hywel

19 Jun, 2022
Hywel

The little wall at the bottom of the rockery.

OH has finished the ‘wall’. He’s starting on the path tomorrow-reusing some of the...

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kate123

17 Jun, 2022
Kate123

Opening my garden for the first time!

It's Open Gardens Day in our town on Sunday, and I have somewhat crazily agreed to...

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sheilabub

17 Jun, 2022
Sheilabub

A challenge

I have been thinking that most of the photos that get displayed on the site by us...

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anget

17 Jun, 2022
Anget

Twigmoor Woods - 5 minutes breather.

Stopped in the little car park at Twigmoor Woods near to Greetwell village. 5 minutes...

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kate123

16 Jun, 2022
Kate123

Hosta- My Garden Hamburger Helper......

What a wonderful plant it is! It is low maintenance, independent (it does not like...

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loosestrife2

16 Jun, 2022
Loosestrife2

Our Secret Garden!

Monty has all sorts of fancy names for parts of his garden-so if he can do it, so...

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wildrose

16 Jun, 2022
Wildrose

Our visit to David Austin Rose Centre this week.

A perfect day for it....we left Chepstow early having booked a 3 hour slot at the...

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meadowland

15 Jun, 2022
Meadowland

A few flowering plants in my friends front garden.

On my way home this afternoon, I took a few pics of my friends front ‘ garden’. Why...

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kate123

15 Jun, 2022
Kate123

For Meadowland

Rose 'Lady of Shalott' It is about 4x4ft after being cut right down at the beginning...

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anget

15 Jun, 2022
Anget

Shady Area

On the right of the entry to the back garden an area of dry shade Podophyllum Spotty...

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siris

14 Jun, 2022
Siris

Sisyrinchiums

My collection of Sisyrinchiums. Firstly the tall ones Sisyrinchium palmifolium S....

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siris

13 Jun, 2022
Siris

Reminders in pictures

Ive 3 Helianthemum nummularis, this orange and a yellow which has no flowers and...

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siris

12 Jun, 2022
Siris

In the Conservatory

Been varnishing the woodwork inside, over the last week. This Echinopsis? Cactus...

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siris

9 Jun, 2022
Siris

A few pictures of the garden borders in June.

I haven't managed to cut back on the numbers of pots... Borders looking from...

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anget

9 Jun, 2022
Anget

Seaside stroll before the rain

The weather is so changeable at the moment, sunshine one minute, heavy rain the next...

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shirley_tulip

8 Jun, 2022
Shirley_tulip

Early June flowers

Summer is trying to come. One day it is shorts, the next is long pants. But the minimum...

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wylieintheazores

7 Jun, 2022
Wylieinthea..

Geraniums on balcony railings

As I haven't done a blog in months & now that the photos once again seem to upload...

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balcony

6 Jun, 2022
Balcony

A Visit to an Acer Nursery.

The day started with a visit to the local tip where we gladly said goodbye to items...

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meadowland

6 Jun, 2022
Meadowland

A view of the front garden!

It has been quite a while since I have shown the front garden, so here goes... This...

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rose1949

4 Jun, 2022
Rose1949

Good afternoon my goy friends!

I think you may need to sit comfy with a cuppa as I decided to show you quite a lot...

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rose1949

4 Jun, 2022
Rose1949

Early June stroll around the garden ...

I'm enjoying the colour that we have at this time of year. Phlox 'Blue Heaven' Nemesia Petunia...

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sheilabub

4 Jun, 2022
Sheilabub

A new find.

A friend had mentioned her special discovery..a quaint nursery deep in the Forest...

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meadowland

3 Jun, 2022
Meadowland

Village gardens at the end of May.

Capturing some pretty gardens in the villages I travelled through this past week. I...

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kate123

2 Jun, 2022
Kate123

Early June in my garden.

I am so happy with my garden this year even though I haven’t had a lot of time to...

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homebird2

2 Jun, 2022
Homebird2

Favourite Iris

Khalanie asked, which was my favourite Iris that I took home in 2020. Unfortunately...

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siris

1 Jun, 2022
Siris

Very Special Resident....

Whilst getting a lily plant out of the bottom pond for daughter Juliet today, she...

14 comments

lincslass

1 Jun, 2022
Lincslass