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Dscf1406

Here are a few of the tools I use: I particularly like old ones;I love the quality and feel of them. 3 hoes: the one on...

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davros

6 May, 2015
Davros

Weeding Out Bulbs

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One of my least favourite tasks is weeding out noxious bulbs. They can all look quite similar at this time of the year,...

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siris

2 Mar, 2015
Siris

Where there is a will.....

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Today i spent ages yet again looking for a brush...with such a big garden and so many projects on the go i spend hours looking...

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sandra

22 Nov, 2014
Sandra

shear enjoyment

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I’d been chatting to Steragram and mentioned cutting the grass with scissors – she suggested that I Google for “garden shears”...

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franl155

3 Jun, 2014
Franl155

Power-washing

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I wanted to record the fantastic job that Scott has done on our driveway. He's been out there every spare day when the weather...

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cottagekaren

19 Dec, 2013
Cottagekaren

Useless garden tools

Dscf2084

Hallo all you happy gardeners. Have you ever bought a garden tool and when you tried it out it didn´t come up to your expectations?....

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rogi

19 May, 2013
Rogi

bargain for my little helpers

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bought this gardening set for my grandchildren to help us in the garden bargain £1 at the car boot :))))

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mark61

18 Mar, 2013
Mark61

What kind of gardener are you?

We've had 2 days of thaw-the garden looks alive again. I took the chance to go out and clear up a wee bit and move my bird...

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scottish

16 Dec, 2012
Scottish

We managed a couple of hours gardening while it's not raining today.

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We managed a couple of hours gardening while it's not raining today. Joy keeping fit by mowing the lawn! You had better be...

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martyn404

28 Apr, 2012
Martyn404

A good gardener,is a tidy gardener..:o)

Thomas_435

'The Apprentice' needed to know about about different seasons..he has done summer, so now it's another aspect to learn..He...

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bloomer

20 Nov, 2011
Bloomer

Plot 12A - The overgrown Raspberry bed’s demise

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The overgrown Raspberry bed’s demise The overgrown Raspberry bed’s demise is well under way! Just over a week ago I dug up...

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balcony

5 Nov, 2011
Balcony

A cache of gardening tools

Dear All, With the snow still present and freezing conditions likely all winter, I thought my gardening-related blog would...

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ptarotuos

24 Jan, 2011
Ptarotuos

Have you been ... ... .. NAUGHTY ???

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Christmas is coming ... ... there's frost on the Hedgehog Holly ... We'll receive wonderful wrapped presents ... ... ...

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terratoonie

14 Dec, 2010
Terratoonie

Best "yard tool" in the world!

Dsc06135

Two years ago, I purchased a "Toro leaf blower" and I gave it a really hard "work-out" today. The winter had produced tons...

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n2organics

6 Dec, 2010
N2organics

Growing plants in an old "barrel"

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I have an old wine barrel that I have prepared with the best organic amendments that you can imagine.. Tonight, I found a...

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n2organics

4 Dec, 2010
N2organics

Isn't it strange.....

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...how coincidences happen? When I moved to my present home some 12 years ago there was very little in the way of flowers...

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Gee19

25 Nov, 2009
Gee19