Category Archives: Greenhouse

The Greenhouse Year – March 2014

Here we are in March and my greenhouse is at capacity and I haven’t really started.  I have to start by showing you the two shelves my sons gave me for my birthday which are at the end of the … Continue reading

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The Greenhouse Year – February 2014

As part of January’s End of Month View post I suggested that I might do a monthly post on my greenhouse.  I don’t think greenhouses get much coverage anywhere in the media, which I think is a real pity.  The … Continue reading

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My Garden This Weekend – 16/2/14

Sunday was one of the nicest gardening days I can remember for months.  After weeks if not months of rain and rain the sun shone and you could see the positive effects on everyone.  Apparently this caused many people to … Continue reading

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Foliage Follow Up – February 2014 – Succulents

Due to the perpetual rain I decided to take the easy option and take my foliage follow up photographs in the greenhouse.  The focus of this month’s post will be my small collection of tender succulents.  I didn’t intend to … Continue reading

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My Garden This Weekend – 2/2/14

This weekend has been excellent from a horticultural perspective.  Saturday was spent at the AGS Snowdrop Conference in Stratford which I shall probably bore you about later in the week.  Needless to say I came away with some new purchases: … Continue reading

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End of Month View – January 2014

I’ve been umming and arhing about what I should focus on this year for the End of Month View.  I like to have a new area to look at each year.  Last year I bored you with my front garden … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday 29/1/14 – Narcissus romieuxii

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Wordless Wednesday 23/10/13 – Stars of the Greenhouse

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My Garden – Mid Year 2013

I thought as I was at the start of two weeks annual leave with no plans for going away just pottering around that I would start it with giving you a tour of the garden.  I have done this in … Continue reading

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My Garden This Week 23/6/13

My garden this weekend has been wet, windy, grey with a scattering of sunshine.  It has been cool and not at all conducive or encouraging to gardening.  Added to this my head is all over the place as I am … Continue reading

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