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Secret Garden

So the garden’s come on a bit in recent weeks …

… just kidding. I was actually visiting the local open gardens weekend, billed as the ‘hidden gardens’ of a nearby hamlet, seeking inspiration or at least a plant sale, or failing that home baking. 130 more words


A tour of some private Kenilworth gardens

What’s not to love about the National Garden Scheme‘s open gardens events? Have a look around other people’s private gardens, you say? In aid of charity you say? 491 more words

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The RHS Chatsworth Flower Show

Props to the Royal Horticultural Society for working to get more gardens and shows established outside of the south of England. They’ve announced they’ll be opening a… 1,246 more words

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One last time around Ryton Organic Gardens

Yesterday was the final day of my RHS practical horticulture course at Ryton Organic Gardens. One of the final assignments to complete was a walk around the gardens, identifying pests, diseases and damage to plants, and their causes. 128 more words

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Great Dixter today

Wonderful afternoon at Great Dixter today! Saw some wonderful and extraordinary plants that I really want to put in the garden next year.

I also saw some spectacular pot displays… 27 more words

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Great Gardens of Cornwall: Trengwainton and Trewidden

I do love the names of the Cornish gardens, and how confusingly similar they are! Remembering whether we’d been to Trewidden or Trewithen or both- or neither- and distinguishing them from┬áTregothnan, Tregrehan, Trengwainton and Tremenheere took some doing. 406 more words

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#MyGloriousGarden Linky week 2.

Hello and welcome to #MyGloriousGardens Linky week 2.

Thank you so much to the Linkers from last week.
We had 8 linkers. All posts were fabulous so I wont be picking favourites! 555 more words