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Wildlife Pond Part 3

Yesterday I drove over to Perth to get Pond Liner and Underlay. We had already lined...

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10 Apr, 2015
Cottagekaren

The Wildlife Pond Part 2

So, today's jobs were to form turf seats, make a planting shelf on the edge of the...

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8 Apr, 2015
Cottagekaren

The Pond...part 1

Well, after seeing Monty's new pond last night I really thought it was time I got...

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4 Apr, 2015
Cottagekaren

My little project...before the big one starts!

The little project was to solve the problem of looking out on to parked cars from...

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1 Mar, 2015
Cottagekaren

A Year Of Hard Work And Much Enjoyment!

These days I seem to go to bed every night feeling stiff and tired, and wake up every...

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22 Oct, 2014
Cottagekaren

Inspired by Chelsea....my pod planting.

Some people say Chelsea is all about money and celebrity, and goodness knows there...

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24 Aug, 2014
Cottagekaren

...So, here it is! At last!

The story of my greenhouse..... All finished by 3.45pm, and the rain started...

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26 Jul, 2014
Cottagekaren

Another 'Bird Woman' moment!

This little Wren flew in through the patio door yesterday and literally crashed out...

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22 Jul, 2014
Cottagekaren

The Golden Border is finished! :)

Well, my order of plants arrived today as promised and I've planted them all up....

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16 Jun, 2014
Cottagekaren

Our Chelsea Day Part 2

This is the more colourful part of the Chelsea Blog. The planting in the show gardens...

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1 Jun, 2014
Cottagekaren

Our Chelsea Day!

I can't believe it was over a week ago now that we visited Chelsea Flower Show. ...

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31 May, 2014
Cottagekaren

Inspired by Crathes Castle Gardens...my 'Golden Border'

Last year, you might remember, Kath and I accompanied the rest of Glamis Castle gardening...

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31 May, 2014
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