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Jane , My Garden (N15)

Styles: Allotment or vegetable plot, Suburban

Soil types: Clay, Loamy

Soil drainage: Well-drained

Soil pH: Neutral

Light: Full Shade, Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: South, East, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Tender in frost (H3), Hardy (H4)

Long axis of garden is east west, open to south, with large mature sycamore and walnut trees shading to north. London clay needs lots of compost, but roses grow well ( in spite of black spot). Root veges don't. Have shrubs providing shade for ferns and hostas. Herb garden and vegetable border in sun most of the day. Perennials close to house for colour and scent. West end of gardern shaded by large sycamore and garden shed. House shelters garden from morning sun, leaving front garden in afternoon shade.

Jane 's garden plan

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Jane

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Gardening expertise
Very Keen

Biggest gardening frustrations
. co existing in an enviromentally friendly way with "all" the inhabitants of my neighbourhood. i.e. managing diseases and pests.

Jane 's forum posts

Re: identify this plant
Sat. 9th February 2013 22:15

 

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