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25 May

One Extreme To The Other

Well after almost daily frosts until a fortnight ago we have had shade temps of up to 29deg here for the last week.
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Published Date: 25 May 2010
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12 May

More New Arrivals

Well it’s now mid May and we are waiting for the may blossom and chestnuts to come into full flower. It’s 3.30pm and only 9…

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Published Date: 12 May 2010
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05 May

Stacks Of Stocks

Deliveries are arriving regularly. 42 plugs of stocks have been planted on and are looking refreshed. Larger geranium plugs  arriving a few days later have also…

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Published Date: 05 May 2010
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26 Apr

New Arrivals

I have just got back from work to find a neatly packaged box of bare rooted scented roses from gardening direct. I had to prepare…

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Published Date: 26 Apr 2010
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19 Apr

pests poppies & peonies

The mole repellers have arrived and I’ve decided to put one by the compost to deter the reccurent rat visits as the lawn has now…

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Published Date: 19 Apr 2010
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12 Apr

Moles vanishing

having raked and rolled the lawn to repair the mole damage the mole repellers that I got from gardening direct do seem to keep the…

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Published Date: 12 Apr 2010
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09 Apr

Spring Clean

18 degrees today – what an Easter Hol treat!
Sun cream needed for gardening for the first time in 2010.
I have meters and meters…

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Published Date: 09 Apr 2010
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26 Mar

Moles and more moles

Today I took delivery of a huge vibrating roller to help restore the grass to something like alawn rather than the surface of the moon.…

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Published Date: 26 Mar 2010
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10 Mar

2nd Try – back in the garden

Hope you have not got 2 versions of this the 1st vanished off the screen.
Just got back from the alps whrer it was -12…

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Published Date: 10 Mar 2010
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11 Jan

Well more of the same here.

Another 2″ snow on the 6-8″ already on the ground. No gardening possible since yews planted. The snow does show up how busy the garden…

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Published Date: 11 Jan 2010
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