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'Painted lady' Butterfly

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

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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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3 Aug, 2019
Drc726

Beloved pets no longer with us.

BJS posted a picture of his beloved Jamie and his final resting place. I added this...

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9 Jul, 2019
Drc726

Recycled wheelbarrow - turned it in to a bog garden

The frame rusted off my wheelbarrow so as I had a Bressingham Blue Hosta and Polystichum...

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20 Jul, 2018
Drc726

Today starts 'The Big Butterfly Count 2018'

The Big Butterfly Count 2018 is taking place from today, 20th July, to 12th August,...

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20 Jul, 2018
Drc726

Clematis 'Comtesse de Bouchaud'

I have 2 of these, this one is over 8 years old and was prone to brown leaves and...

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3 Jul, 2018
Drc726

My garden this summer

What a summer for blooms

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1 Jul, 2018
Drc726

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all Goyers

Picture of a Hastings sea gull watching us park on top of the shopping centre.

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19 Dec, 2016
Drc726

Enjoy your moon bathed garden tonight

Tonight is special as it will be the only one in my life time as we can see the most...

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14 Nov, 2016
Drc726

Great year for roses but where are the green and black fly?

Its been a great year for my roses and it has just occurred to me I have not seen...

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22 Aug, 2016
Drc726

Not a great year roll on 2016

Our new bathroom put in to help my son in Jan 2013 has leaked in three places since...

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21 Dec, 2015
Drc726

Poorly Guy

Guy is suddenly very ill and the vet has found a mass in his tummy today. They will...

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31 Jul, 2015
Drc726


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