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A few taken today in between showers

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So pleased we’ve had proper rain for hours today. Amy, remember this :). Actinidia kolomikta

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dawnsaunt

8 May, 2019
Dawnsaunt

End of July In My Garden

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Before this wonderful weather breaks (the clouds are gathering as I type this), I took some photos of general views of the...

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cottagekaren

27 Jul, 2018
Cottagekaren

July

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Usually, in Scotland, July tends to be wet and cool. Scotland is always cool when the sun isn't shining! But 2018 has been...

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cottagekaren

2 Jul, 2018
Cottagekaren

Cannot arrive too early!

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Have been flicking through last year's photos showing those,long,warm ,sunny days.when the paths are brimming over with fresh...

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meadowland

9 Feb, 2017
Meadowland

End of Summer Garden

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The Garden today after nearly three years of 'Love, Sweat and Ideas'. :)

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cottagekaren

4 Sep, 2016
Cottagekaren

August Amble

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Take an amble round the place this month. Oh and if you are wondering (probably...

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Owdboggy

14 Aug, 2016
Owdboggy

Baskets,Pots and Garden in Late August 2014

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Just thought I would give you a quick look around my garden and baskets before the Autumn arrives, still lots of colour out...

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PANSYPOTTER

25 Aug, 2014
Pansypotter

Back garden/gravel area..

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A few photo's of part of my small back garden this morning,before the dark clouds bring the rain...and I dash out to bring...

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bloomer

21 Aug, 2014
Bloomer

Gems found in Herefordshire

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In a bleak summer, finding treasure seems even more special so I thought you might like to see the gardens I visited at the...

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stickitoffee

11 Jul, 2012
Stickitoffee

Round the Garden - part 3.

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You've been sitting at the top of the steps admiring the view for ages-so let's finish the tour. You must have noticed the...

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spritzhenry

4 Jul, 2012
Spritzhenry

The Garden 17.06.12

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I've not been on here so much lately mainly due to the wet weather and a run of family problems knocking back my gardening...

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annella

18 Jun, 2012
Annella

First Ever Blog

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This is my very first blog... I have been a member of GOY for nearly a year now and I must say, like every other member on...

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marion1

17 Jun, 2012
Marion1

Round the garden part 2.

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I left you looking over the wall into the side garden. This is my favourite part of the garden. It has a large lawned area...

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spritzhenry

14 Jun, 2012
Spritzhenry

Round the garden part 1.

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Well, I said I'd take you for a tour of my garden, but when I took a set of photos yesterday, there were so many I thought...

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spritzhenry

3 Jun, 2012
Spritzhenry

A Glorious Week in The Garden

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What a wonderful week of wall to wall sunshine and what better place to spend it than in my garden, The plants have enjoyed...

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PANSYPOTTER

31 May, 2012
Pansypotter

Just a few more photo's of my garden at the end of May.

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Again this is really just to record what is in flower at this time in the sloped lawn borders, so I can compare next year....

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homebird

31 May, 2012
Homebird

New Zealand anyone?

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Fancy a quick visit to New Zealand’s Southern Alps? Sorry that I can’t arrange that for you but I can show a few of the flowers...

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bulbaholic

31 May, 2012
Bulbaholic

Dropping By From Downunder

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I realise it's been a long while since I dropped by to visit my GOY gardening friends. It's been almost six months I think...

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bernieh

27 May, 2012
Bernieh

Photographic tour August 2011

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This is a tour of the garden taken at the beginning of August 2011. Clematis x jouineana praecox The front garden. By the...

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Owdboggy

9 Jan, 2012
Owdboggy

Ugly Past, but Beautiful Present ... Centennial Gardens.

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When I was attending High School in the mid to late 1960s in Napier New Zealand, I had to park my bike at the bottom of a...

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dwyllis

22 Nov, 2011
Dwyllis

Chalk and Cheese

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My front garden is mostly evergreen shrubs in various shades of green with a bit of red and gold foliage as well so with...

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lily2

18 Aug, 2011
Lily2

Field of Dreams

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I visited this wonderful garden that has been made on derelict land, which is now full of wild flowers. It is open to the...

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karenjane

14 Aug, 2011
Karenjane

An Open Garden with a Difference

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Recently I visited an Open Garden that was unlike any I had visited before. For a start it was more of an Estate than a...

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lily2

15 Jul, 2011
Lily2

Red, in the back garden!

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Do any of you have trouble taking pics of red plants? Well, its really annoying as i love red in my back garden borders....

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youngdaisydee

9 Jul, 2011
Youngdaisydee

My friend Wolfi's Garden.

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I don't have a very beautiful garden but one of my friend has.I am never tired of watching the pictures of his garden.I thought...

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camillia

18 Jun, 2011
Camillia

CONKER invites you along to see his front garden ...

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Hello ... we sneaked out early into my front garden ................................................................... ......

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terratoonie

16 Apr, 2011
Terratoonie

2011 Open days at Four Seasons

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National award winning garden will be opening on two weekends in May 2011 in aid of the National Garden Scheme. Saturday...

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FourSeasonsGarden

6 Apr, 2011
Fourseasonsgarden

From utter neglect to something to be proud of....

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My partner Nikki & I moved into our house in October 2008 & the back garden had not been touched for about ten years!...

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zacspeed

11 Aug, 2010
Zacspeed

♪♪♪ The LUSTY MONTH OF MAY ♪♪♪ :o)

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From the musical "Camelot" ... ... song words by Alan Jay Lerner ... ♪♪♪ It's May. It's May ... ... the lusty month of...

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terratoonie

29 May, 2010
Terratoonie

VISIT TO FOURSEASONS GARDEN: Saturday 15th May 2010

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Today Fourseasons was opened to the public in aid of a local heart charity. It was a lovely afternoon and I couldn't resist...

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bornagain

17 May, 2010
Bornagain

NGS OPEN DAY, HANHAM COURT, HANHAM ABBOTS, BRISTOL.17TH FEBRUARY 2010.

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SNOWDROPS, galanthus nivalis, ARE ONE OF THE MAIN ATTRACTIONS TO HANHAM COURT AT THIS TIME OF YEAR. THE REASON FOR OUR VISIT,...

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junglejen

20 Mar, 2010
Junglejen

The CONIFER KING :o)

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During a chat with Bluespruce, we decided it would be fun if I made a blog about his garden "Foxhollow". ...I've put poetry...

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terratoonie

2 Feb, 2010
Terratoonie

Open gardens in Denmark II

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This garden is situated in the middle of Jylland, the name is ´Lille Malund have´. Lille meens little, but the garden is...

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hanne

6 Jan, 2010
Hanne

EARLY MORNING FROST - At Foxhollow

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A few more pics to show the early morning frost here at Foxhollow, certainly makes a change from all the dreary wet and windy...

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bluespruce

11 Dec, 2009
Bluespruce

Bracknell In Bloom 2009, 'Your Gardens' Awards.

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Hi Everybody, This is my first ever blog. I have been urged to write it by a good many GOY users, due to my having (to...

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jonathanhales

28 Oct, 2009
Jonathanhales

Autumn Colour at Kew

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It was a beautiful day and I have visited Kew Gardens for my first time, so much to see ...... Palm House. Water Lily...

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lincslass

18 Oct, 2009
Lincslass

A walk around Kew~take 2

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~ This is the other side to our trip last weekend~ it was a nice warm day and there were two school trips there ,the children...

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Arlene

21 Sep, 2009
Arlene

The Garden Ready For This Evening's Group Visit

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I know the main news this evening is to find out how spritzhenry's first opening under the Yellow Book scheme went. But I...

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AndrewR

4 Jun, 2009
Andrewr

Take a turn around our garden.....

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Just a few photos of this and that really.....before all the summer plants show their faces. The roses are on their way...

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Dottydaisy2

26 May, 2009
Dottydaisy2

chelsea flower show part 1

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Its that time of year and thanks to hubby I received a ticket for the show as an anniversary present....he knows what I like...

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mageth

20 May, 2009
Mageth

Paradise Found!

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Grows On You Member, Janey, introduced me to this site-and I love it! I have viewed so many beautiful gardens, some fantastic...

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mildred

14 May, 2009
Mildred

Snowdrops, snowdrops everywhere!

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I went out to work in the garden today and realised just how many places in the garden there are where snowdrops are blooming!...

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spritzhenry

16 Feb, 2009
Spritzhenry

A UNIQUE AND INCREDIBLE GARDEN

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Hi Friends, I've been away too long and just wanted to check in and say hello. I'm just recovering from my second wave...

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Harli

15 Feb, 2009
Harli

Offending Colours!!

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Last year, I removed 12 barrow loads of Symphytum (Comfrey) from the wide border opposite our Garden Room. It looked awful...

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spritzhenry

30 Jul, 2008
Spritzhenry