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August things to do:

  • Look out in other gardens – what’s still looking good in August
  • Cut back perennials after flowering
  • Feed camellias
  • Clip lavender and rosemary after flowering…
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July – August – Trim lightly after flowering to maintain bushy habit

Advice from http://www.vegetablegardener.com/item/2463/how-to-grow-culinary-thyme

In the garden, a rock mulch and a lean diet… 827 more words


Good Hedges Make Good Neighbours

One of the first things Mr. Fairweather did when we got this plot was to put down a stockproof hedge between us and the neighbouring field. 991 more words

Zero To Hero

Garden Improvements And Hydrangea Cuttings

We often want to revamp and give our gardens a new Look. Recently we wanted a new drive laid and extended, so we had to move our beautiful Hydrangea plants. 337 more words

Home Garden.

Weekly Flowers.

Some mid-week flowers for you: the last of our hydrangea bush. It has been so good to us this year. I propagated a few branches… 32 more words

Propagating Your Favourite Shrubs

I read an article the other day about propagating shrubs from  softwood cuttings, which inspired me to have a go.

I have two Sambucus nigras… 1,041 more words


Snapshots: My Patio Garden

I have a small out door space between my door and the neighbors window that I have claimed for my little patio garden/jungle/farm. The space is pretty drab but I am trying my hardest to maintain my little garden. 121 more words