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How can you get 'inspiration' from a £250k show garden - really?

Show gardens are amazing, super expensive, but amazing.  Everything is perfect, most are incredibly beautiful and stuffed to bursting with the most beautiful plants and offset by spectacular sculptures, gazebo’s, patios and furniture.  195 more words


Size and Dresses - The New Models

Hello to all.

Prom dresses
, evening dresses, sequins dresses, short or long dresses, for all large sizes. This is how several… 289 more words


Heads, shoulders, knees and toes

He’s a bit dapper and makes quite an impression, but what part are you looking at, all of him?

just this bit…...or only this little bit? 220 more words


Couscous Stuffed Red Onions

Like a lot of the food that I write about, I really like onions. Normally they lurk in the background of the recipe, a bit like the baseline in a pop song. 368 more words

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Many regard this plant as falling into the ‘cottage garden’ category only, but it is far more versatile than that. I would use these to kick start a plot in the springtime as they are pretty plants anyway, although the flowers don’t last very long, the leaves are delicate and hide bare patches of ground whilst allowing light through.  89 more words

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Hiding ugly things

Creating a more interesting garden – easily!

Here in my blank garden, my kitchen window is dominated by 2 images, the fence and the lovely concrete back wall of someone’s shed… 503 more words

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You can’t get away with only one of these plants, they need a clump to look really effective, but the effect if you get it right – the most sumptious shagpile carpet!

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