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lynnep, Back garden (TA14)

Styles: Allotment or vegetable plot, Child friendly, Courtyards and small terraces, English cottage, Suburban, Wildflower, Wildlife

Soil types: Loamy

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained

Soil pH: Neutral

Light: Full Sun

Aspect: West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Indoor unheated (H2), Tender in frost (H3), Hardy (H4)

A small south-west facing garden with lawn, flower beds, a small wildlife pond, soft fruit, a vegetable patch and a paved patio with pots.

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lynnep

lynnep

Gardening expertise
Very Keen

Biggest gardening accomplishments
My Hot Bed 2009 - full of bright reds, oranges and yellows, with some new perennials eg Achillea, Coreopsis, Geums & Kniphofia, filled in with annuals like marigolds and nasturtiums.

Biggest gardening frustrations
Evil slugs eating the only two flower spikes on my brand new Kniphofia Tawny King before I saw them!

The gardening project I am currently working on
Trying to get as many different and favourite flowers into a mature but boring planting (mostly shrubs) inherited when we moved 2 years ago

lynnep's forum posts

Pinching out - or not?
Mon. 16th August 2010 14:19

Re: Capsid Bug on my Hydrangea Annabelle
Mon. 16th August 2010 14:04

Re: Re: Callistemon (Bottle Brush) - Sad Demise
Tue. 1st June 2010 20:44

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