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Gardening Journals

  • 23 Mar 2018
    So far I have 106 jugs… Thalictrum delavayi, ‘Album’ Alcea rosea Chaters Chamois Rose Alcea Apricot Halo Alcea Fruity Mix Lupine Tutti Frutti Micanthus sinensis, Early Hybrids Erysimum cheiri, ‘Sunset’ Series, F1 Hybr...

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    21 Mar 2018
    I thought I would update the planting in the gardens of Trinity Free Church 2018. I don’t know the names of all the shrubs in the gardens as most were planted long before I joined the church, about 10 years ago. I do know there is a Fuchsia ...

    Trinity Free Church gardens 2018 garden , Plants in Trinity Free Church gardens Bloom...

    Cloudy 10°C / 50°F
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    20 Mar 2018
    My wife & I went to visit our daughter & grandchildren the other day. She was the first of our three children & she also has 3 of her own. She lived most of her life in Spain but came back to the UK 15 years ago. She always remembers t...

    Partly Sunny 9°C / 48°F
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    21 Mar 2018
    This wisteria can bloom three times in a growing season. The flowers are fragrant and a lavender-blue in color.

    Wisteria and Back of the House garden

    Clear 14°C / 57°F
  • 20 Mar 2018
    Took them over to two 8.5L pots mixed with 50% coco coir and LECA. Kept watering them adding no nutrients since two weeks ago, started adding nutrients yesterday to the water. Light was too close at first and now moved away. They’re very sen...

    Tomato 'Tiny Tim' Potting Up and Balcony garden

    Indoors 22°C / 72°F
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    19 Mar 2018
    I had a sort of seed sowing frenzy on the first day of spring 2018! I had originally only intended to sow my tomato seeds today but as I couldn’t find them I sowed some Sweet Peppers seeds given to me by my daughter last year. As I only have...

    Partly Sunny 8°C / 46°F
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    21 Mar 2018
    This multi-branched evergreen has been in my garden for a while. It has suffered from the recent cold weather but it is coming back. It is an excellent plant for a butterfly garden.

    Clear 14°C / 57°F
  • 21 Mar 2018
    There are quite a few of these plants….at least 10. They are growing in one of the front raised beds. I am going to transplant some of them to the back where they can get less sun.

    Bronze Fennel Smokey

    Clear 14°C / 57°F
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    21 Mar 2018
    This amaryllis was a gift from a lovely Master Gardener friend. I have already divided it and given to friends. I have also planted several in my yard. I went ahead and planted the original back into a big planter to show. Now I am ready to pu...

    Amaryllis 'Papilio'

    Clear 14°C / 57°F