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Good news, gardeners - now there's more time for you to enter Bloom competition

Calling all Tamworth gardeners – there’s still time to enter this year’s Tamworth in Bloom garden competition.

The deadline to submit pictures of your garden has been extended until 9am on Monday August 3, giving you all weekend to snap some great pictures and send them to us. 117 more words

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Weird and wonderful creatures in Rowley Hills gardens!

Do you have willows or poplars growing in your garden? If so, look out for the fascinating caterpillars of the Puss Moth which feed on the leaves. 138 more words

Black Country

Yu Gardens, Shanghai

Shanghai: 22nd May 2014.

It seems that, if you were a Government official in old China, you had to have a garden. Yu Gardens is yet another garden on the tour. 192 more words


Of Thunderstorms and Vegetables

Yesterday we had two major thunderstorms, each of which lasted about an hour.  One just before lunch, and the other around dinner time.  And each one caused a power outage. 611 more words


Colorado gets a boost from Google Photos

Google Photos has recently been greatly revamped, offering “unlimited” storage of photos in “high quality,” or up to 15 GB if you upload original photos. “High quality” is pretty darn high, so I experimented by dumping a bunch (several thousand) photos into my account. 267 more words

Diving Ducks

Kingwood Center Gardens (Mansfield)

Just to the west of downtown Mansfield sits the 47-acre estate that was once home to Mr. and Mrs. Charles Kelly King up until his death in 1952.   569 more words


My Home Town Garden Walk

Today I decided to get out for a nice long walk. I had in my mind to search out beautiful gardens along my way. I must admit that much of the beauty of my hometown of Ladner is in its natural beauty and not just our gardens. 514 more words

Kristin Crouch