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Garden Type: Windowsill | Sun: Dappled Sun | Soil: Potting Mix | Established: 2012

  • dreamer's Allotment garden

    Allotment garden

    Leeds, United Kingdom Leeds, United Kingdom

  • urbanwide's Allotment garden

    Allotment garden

    Our lovely allotment is looked after by six of us and has a nice community feel about it!

    Otley, United Kingdom Otley, United Kingdom

  • Kirst's Patch No 5 garden

    Patch No 5 garden

    This is our strawberry patch. Planted them out this summer and we got some fruit from them before the rain came but not a great deal. We’re hoping for more next year. Needed a lot of weeding this summer so I’ve just covered the plot wi...

    york, United Kingdom york, United Kingdom

  • Kirst's Patch No 7 garden

    Patch No 7 garden

    Another one that we dug out from under several years’ worth of brambles in Spring when we took the plot on. Had the potatoes in here over the summer and just planted the leeks out a few weeks ago once the spuds were up. Gets a bit of shade f...

    york, United Kingdom york, United Kingdom

  • Kirst's Patch No 6 garden

    Patch No 6 garden

    Dug this out from under the brambles this spring but it’s been under plastic sheeting since then. Was going to be for raspberries but we changed our minds.

    york, United Kingdom york, United Kingdom

  • Kirst's Patch No 8 garden

    Patch No 8 garden

    We’ve had butternut and pattypan squash in here this year but they didn’t do particularly well. We were quite late planting them and then the rains came. We got a couple of good sized pattypans but the butternuts bit the dust a couple ...

    york, United Kingdom york, United Kingdom

  • Kirst's Patch No 4 garden

    Patch No 4 garden

    We’ve just got ourselves a new plot by pulling out an old fence and getting rid of the shrubs that were planted next to it. We haven’t planted anything in it yet but it’ll be in full use next year.

    york, United Kingdom york, United Kingdom

  • Kirst's Patch No 3 garden

    Patch No 3 garden

    this plot has full sun now as we’ve taken down the big fence that used to run alongside it. Got misuna and some other lettuce in there just now plus some pak choi, swiss chard and spinach. Tomatoes didn’t do too well here this year ...

    york, United Kingdom york, United Kingdom

  • Kirst's Patch No 2 garden

    Patch No 2 garden

    Nothing growing in this plot at the moment but we’ve had peas, mangetout, runner and french beans and onions in it earlier this year. Beans were doing really well til the neighbourhood rabbits developed a taste for them…

    york, United Kingdom york, United Kingdom

  • Kirst's Greenhouse garden

    Greenhouse garden

    We built some raised beds in the greenhouse earlier in the summer and planted capsicum, chillies , cucumbers and augbergine. We got a few cucumbers and some lovely chillies but something got to the peppers and ate all the fruit before we could pic...

    york, United Kingdom york, United Kingdom

  • Kirst's Patch No 1 garden

    Patch No 1 garden

    york, United Kingdom york, United Kingdom

  • Bana's Allotment garden

    Allotment garden

    Blackburn, United Kingdom Blackburn, United Kingdom

  • Bana's Backyard garden

    Backyard garden

    My house came with a relatively mature garden and a flower bed greatly populated by Aquilegia and Shasta daisies. I’ve been trying to increase the number of perennials and flowering shrubs to give it more seasonal appeal. So far I’ve ...

    Blackburn, United Kingdom Blackburn, United Kingdom

  • frilledlizard07's Tropical garden

    Tropical garden

    Small fountain in the bottom right with the Pelican behind.

    Blyton, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom Blyton, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom USDA 5

  • frilledlizard07's Front Garden on the left of drive garden

    Front Garden on the left of drive garden

    The front Gardens both left & Right haven’t been altered much since moving in. The hedge, trees & bushes are the same just with some additions. The borders were created & Perenial & Annual flowers added. Also loads of Spring...

    Blyton, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom Blyton, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom USDA 5

  • frilledlizard07's Front Garden on the right. garden

    Front Garden on the right. garden

    A large Cherry tree was already in & was left, the grass has become a smaller patch as the borders have enlarged. Have added the “Twisted Hazel”, Hebe, Hellebores, Acer, Peonies, Lots of Spring bulbs, & perenials. This is not m...

    Blyton, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom Blyton, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom USDA 5

  • frilledlizard07's Orchard garden

    Orchard garden

    I know this is a small orchard but it is packed with fruit, although this year 2007 was a disastrous year. There is an apple tree (cooking), rhubarb, peach tree, blackcurrants, raspberries, & behind where I’m standing climbing up the fen...

    Blyton, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom Blyton, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom USDA 5

  • frilledlizard07's Rambling Rose garden

    Rambling Rose garden

    This is the area joing the Fern Garden to the Tropical patch. I have kept the Orange Blossom that was inherited, added to the rambling roses, put in a Bracken, Royal Fern, Hibiscus, Blue, Fatsia, Eucalyptus, Grasses, Phormium & Cotinus.

    Blyton, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom Blyton, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom USDA 5

  • frilledlizard07's Now deleted & moved to journal garden

    Now deleted & moved to journal garden

    Just to show more areas.

    Blyton, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom Blyton, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom USDA 5

  • frilledlizard07's Now deleted moved to journal garden

    Now deleted moved to journal garden

    Wanted to put this picture in to show how the Tropical Garden has developed over the 4 years. The brick work, slabs, 2 fountains, membrane over the remaining soil & covered with bark or stones to set the scene.

    Blyton, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom Blyton, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom USDA 5

  • frilledlizard07's Tropical garden

    Tropical garden

    I have always loved Tropical Plants, & so 4 Years ago designed part of the back garden to grow them. As I have 2 Labradors the gardens had to be fenced off from the dogs, but allowing the dogs their own patch of grass in the middle. It has wor...

    Blyton, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom Blyton, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom

  • frilledlizard07's Flower Garden garden

    Flower Garden garden

    This was a picture of this patch up to October 2006. It was divided into both a Perenial Flower patch, with vegetables nearest me & Herbs. In the flower bed there was a beautiful display in the spring of daffodils, tulips, snowdrops, crocus &a...

    Blyton, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom Blyton, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom USDA 5

  • frilledlizard07's Alpine garden

    Alpine garden

    This is the Alpine patch created from the flower garden, taken October 2007. It has been a great success, & as the old bones grumble too a delight not to have to weed etc. A membrane was placed down first, created the rockery part, put on smal...

    Blyton, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom Blyton, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom USDA 5

  • frilledlizard07's Fern Garden garden

    Fern Garden garden

    This has been called the fern garden as the majority of the plants are ferns. There are larger shrubs & plants too, but that’s the name it has acquired. There are a number of different small ferns planted down both sides of the tiny path...

    Blyton, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom Blyton, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom USDA 5

  • EnidW's Allotment garden

    Allotment garden

    iT’s weedy

    United Kingdom United Kingdom

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