Seed Swaps

Gardening Journals

  • 01 Oct 2015
    I am looking for some advice about planting trees in our back garden. We’ve recently bought a house in an estate and it’s very over looked. Would anyone have any ideas ?

  • 01 Oct 2015
    If I ever get my oomph back I will have pictures again. If I ever get my oomph back maybe I will feel like a gardener again. . . right now I just feel like I am coping with plants and weeds. (and boxes and unfinished baseboard trim and a broken ...

    Thimbleberry Front Door garden and Thimbleberry garden

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    23 Sep 2015
    Saba Wind x Cosmic Dancer (Cross #15-0923-02)

    Cosmic Dancer (Dupont) Pollinating and Saba Wind Pollinating

    Partly Cloudy 25°C / 77°F
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    28 Sep 2015
    Clear blue skies all day, well a couple of little powder puff clouds around the peaks; hot in the sun but cool in the shade. Finished the weeding and planted 10 Viridiflora Tulip bulbs in front of Rosa glauca and Berberis Rose Glow. I think the gr...

    Other people's gardens garden , 8. Road garden , Colchicum Blooming, Giant Lamb's Ears ...

    Sunny 15°C / 59°F
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    28 Sep 2015
    The late afternoon yesterday was cloudy so I was fairly sure that I would see nothing of the eclipse, and there are an aweful lot of mountains, tall trees and street lights in the way of seeing a super moon rise. After supper I did go out and lo, ...

    Autumn crocus 'Conqueror' Blooming, Hosta 'Golden Tiara' , Seasonal Container garden , ...

    Sunny 15°C / 59°F
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    29 Sep 2015
    It is about 10am before the sun breaks through the mist but when it does, it is pleasantly warm. I dug out the Honeysuckle Major Wheeler, although it was hard to tell what were its roots and what were Maple roots. Replanted in the gate corner of ...

    Aster Anneke Blooming, Golden Rod 'Fireworks' Blooming, and Lonicera Major Wheeler Moved

    Scattered Clouds 15°C / 59°F
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    30 Sep 2015
    and a few wooden posts. But Tim has gone to China so it could still take a while….. Waiting; not really very patiently, for my Wisteria Walk

    Over the Fence garden

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    30 Sep 2015
    Iris ‘Red Ember’ x 10 – in the same area as the other Tiger Eye Irises at the north end of Boat. Tatty Begenias out, yes one flowered last year but they hang around nibbled on and generally not thriving. Snow Crocus ‘Gipsy ...

    Iris Tiger Mix Planting Out, Seasonal Container garden , Seasonal Container garden , Mo...

    Sunny 16°C / 61°F
  • 01 Oct 2015
    Two days ago I received 2 cubic metres of garden mix from my son for my birthday, it turned into a very hot and busy day. My husband, foster son, three of my four children and I spent the day moving the soil from one end of our yard to the other u...

    Sunny 32°C / 90°F