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General_monk

I've been trying to sort out my old photos on my computer, and as you can imagine there are more photos of plants than of...

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hywel

9 Dec, 2019
Hywel

Bracknell prairie - July and August

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This is the third in a series of blogs about the prairie planting in my front garden. This one covers the summer months...

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AndrewR

31 Aug, 2019
Andrewr

Bracknell prairie - April to June

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Back in March, I wrote a blog on how I had replanted my front garden as a prairie. This new blog records its progress during...

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AndrewR

28 Jun, 2019
Andrewr

A walk aound the garden before the rain arrives.

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The garden is looking much fuller now ,rose buds just ready to open with clean,shiny foliage,hopefully will stay that way!

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meadowland

6 May, 2019
Meadowland

Bracknell prairie - planting day

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While parts of the country had heavy rain today, here in balmy Bracknell it was cloudy but dry (and incredibly windy). Back...

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AndrewR

16 Mar, 2019
Andrewr

Bracknell prairie - the plan

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My front garden faces due south and gets all the sun going. It was all grassed over when I came to 'Devonia' in 1984, but...

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AndrewR

18 Jan, 2019
Andrewr

The Front Garden

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This is a few photos of our front garden. The lawn is barely in existance. I hope the rain comes soon(preferably in the night)...

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marjories

11 Jul, 2018
Marjories

Front Garden Photos in August

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Here are some photos of my little front garden. It isn't big but I try to make it look interesting :) It faces east and gets...

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hywel

10 Aug, 2016
Hywel

Before, During And After......The Front Garden Revamped.

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Well, to be fair, garden seems too grand a word.It is basically a small patch, approx 11 feet wide by 8 feet deep. When...

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paulspatch

23 May, 2016
Paulspatch

A trip around the old neighborhood.

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Some of the plants around the corner you might say. King-Bangalow palms,Euphorbia ingens- the big cactus like plant. You...

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stan510

8 Jan, 2016
Stan510

Wonderings.....2015. A year on.

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This is a blog from last year at this time when I was reflecting on my garden. I thought it would be fun to look back and...

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cottagekaren

30 Aug, 2015
Cottagekaren

My front garden at the beginning of August.

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I've been planting some hardy Fuchsias and herbaceous perennials in my front garden. I was hoping for some colour there this...

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hywel

5 Aug, 2015
Hywel

My front garden looking wild

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Some photo's this evening of front garden looking a little wild after a night of wind and rain my 20 year old peonie has...

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kidsgran

28 Jun, 2015
Kidsgran

Front Garden in 2014

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These days, with it getting quite dark by 4.00 in the afternoon, and the weather being so cold-it's all very depressing isn't...

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hywel

11 Dec, 2014
Hywel

The front during July

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Things slowing down a bit now but still looking good At the end of June things were still looking fine, clematis still blooming I...

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stevietheterrible

24 Jul, 2014
Stevietheterrible

The front during June

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A couple of weeks in June. The Alstromeria looks brill Trumpet lily wasn't as high this year but looked good anyway lots...

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stevietheterrible

27 Jun, 2014
Stevietheterrible

Explosion

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When my little grandaughter came the other day with her mum, She informed me.. ' Grandma, your garden's exploded!' When I...

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waddy

26 Sep, 2013
Waddy

A vast improvement :o)

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I'm sorry to disagree with most of you, but the tall annuals in my front garden looked awful ... so I got rid of them, and...

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hywel

20 Aug, 2013
Hywel

My little patch

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This is my garden i am pleased with the amount of colour I have is such a small garden There is my little friend asleep...

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cmsue

14 Jul, 2013
Cmsue

Some views of my front garden taken this morning.

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I sprinkled a few seeds about the place in the front garden, to fill in the gaps ... and they're coming up now. A bit small...

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hywel

26 Jun, 2013
Hywel

Hi everyone I am back

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I have had so much go wrong lately but never mind i am back now. I thought you might like to see my little garden and my...

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cmsue

19 May, 2013
Cmsue

Summertime in My Little Front Garden

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My front garden is not very big, but after a revamp earlier in the year it is now looking at its best. Earlier in the year...

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PANSYPOTTER

15 Aug, 2012
Pansypotter

Ruschia radicans in my garden

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Ruschia radicans is a great little mesemb to have in the garden. Mine has made a little mound with time, while slowly spreading...

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little_things

14 Aug, 2012
Little_things

changes to help flooding

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GARDEN CHANGES My front entrance, which is an access point for another house unfortunately, gets flooded regularly and we...

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helen60garden

22 Jul, 2012
Helen60garden

PROGRESS IN FRONT GARDEN AT LAST

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Today's the first day I've been able to garden since borrowing a pick axe. Saga so far: Men who did front garden last year...

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bornagain

15 Jul, 2012
Bornagain

The Front garden

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some of what I have been doing :) Thank you for looking :)))

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paulsgarden

11 Jul, 2012
Paulsgarden

Front garden

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The guys who are doing the back garden, did the front for us last year. Some before and after pics. The end of the 1st...

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booboosmum

12 Jun, 2012
Booboosmum

You`ve got a CHOISYA !!!!!!!!!

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This is a photo of my Choisya "Sundance" a lovely yellow evergreen shrub it was taken from the front bedroom window, shown...

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stroller

1 Sep, 2011
Stroller

Front Garden.

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Probably the last pics of the garden this year, everything there is to flower has flowered and haven't they done well lol.. Mainly...

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youngdaisydee

22 Aug, 2011
Youngdaisydee

ITS THE TURN OF THE FRONT GARDEN

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Seeing as we all have very little to do at present-no gardens to open for visitors, no veg or flowers to water, no plants...

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tetrarch

8 Jun, 2011
Tetrarch

Alpine Garden

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Last year I decided that as my front garden suffered from prevailling North East/East winds.....an alpine bed would be a...

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amblealice

13 May, 2011
Amblealice

The front garden in early May

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I have been busy planting in the front garden over the last few days mainly due to the fact that you could hardly stand up...

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annella

4 May, 2011
Annella

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

Front garden before and after

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I was looking through my photos this week and found some that I took back in March when I decided to give part of the front...

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annella

26 Nov, 2010
Annella

Changes made to the Front Garden,

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Over the last two to three weeks I have made changes to the front garden. I wasn`t sure wether to show them or not as I...

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stroller

6 Nov, 2010
Stroller

A Year In The Life Of A Sunny Border

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Last November, I published a blog showing the changes in a border in my back garden over the course of a growing season....

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AndrewR

1 Nov, 2010
Andrewr

My Front Garden, September 2010

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Would you like to have a look at my front garden today? This is the side that I have gravelled, the plants here did very...

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annella

10 Sep, 2010
Annella

pics of the front lawn

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trying to use my new camera and the front looks good after 6mths hard work im waiting to see what the winter brings as...

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ladybug47

21 Aug, 2010
Ladybug47

Front gardens

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This is doldrums month for the garden. It's been so dry for ages, and there's been so much cloud for so long that it's not...

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kowhai

3 Aug, 2010
Kowhai

meager beginnings

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As some will know we started our journey 2 years ago, and yet I feel like I've got nothing done, except the brick pathway,...

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georgiamum

1 Jun, 2010
Georgiamum

CHANGES MADE TO FRONT GARDEN, am I pleased,

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Yes I think I am. I feel it has a more balanced look about it. All I`ve done is make the centre bed a little larger and more...

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stroller

28 Apr, 2010
Stroller

Take a tour of our Spring garden Part1 - 14th March 2010

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Our Garden is looking really bare and empty :( There are a few bits coming up but they are only small yet. I will take more...

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vicky1

21 Mar, 2010
Vicky1

(8) My evolving garden

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As I have spent so little time on the forum in the last year I thought I'd do a blog showing how my gardens coming on. I...

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Fleurdemai

8 Dec, 2009
Fleurdemai

photographs - back or front?

Just an observation here? While looking at front and back gardens for Goypeadia it struck me how much more we photograph...

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drc726

25 Nov, 2009
Drc726

Beautiful day - Front Garden Update.

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The months are rolling by for us all. Already it is April and the devastation caused by the severe frosts we had in the...

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AndreaRichter

20 Apr, 2009
Andrearichter

Front Garden Looking Better

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This is really a follow on from a previous blog that I wrote during the heavy frosts we all suffered in the UK this year....

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AndreaRichter

5 Apr, 2009
Andrearichter

Front Garden Project

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Well this is a follow on from an entry last year. I posted a question about what I could do with the front garden in our...

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AndreaRichter

24 Nov, 2008
Andrearichter

Don't you just love it when a plan comes together!

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Ideas can change the world. They don't need to but they can. It is odd, then, that we don't celebrate our ideas more often,...

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Davebat59

18 Jun, 2008
Davebat59

Symmetry or Not?

to assist me in selecting a landscaper, i would really like some opinions as to whether i should use a symmetrical design...

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TrueBeginner

30 Apr, 2008
Truebeginner