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PostPosted: Mon Mar 09, 2015 11:17 pm    Post subject: More of today's flowers. Reply with quote

These pictures are the fruits of yesterday's labours. It was too dark when I finished up, so I took advantage of a break in the rain today and went out into the gale to take these.


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The hellebores I planted today are at the far end. The ground cover is London Pride (and ivy!) and there are hyacinths ready to flower, along with some forced ones I planted out today. There are young bluebells growing at the far end, but they are too yo
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Lewisias (Miller's Red) in my new crevice garden planted along with sedum spurium Voodoo and Arabis montana.
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Outside the front door. It's really windy today. See the top of the tree!
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 10, 2015 12:14 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Nearly there good guy. Another four posts and you will be up there with us 'professional' gardeners and have chlorophyll for blood. I got there long ago and I know sweet FA about gardening. I just keep talking shite apparently!!!
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 10, 2015 12:32 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I think 'Chlorophyll for Blood' is more to do with a state of mind (or level of obsession!) than with qualifications!
I see your contributions are rapidly approaching Battle of the Boyne levels.
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 10, 2015 7:39 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Nice Hellebores i would be careful with that ivy, it could take over.
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 10, 2015 9:34 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Nearly there.
It feels like a battle sometimes!

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