• Chaenomeles ‘Pink Lady’
  • Scarecrow in the Rudbeckias
  • Bee on Verbena
  • Hoverfly on Angelica
  • Papaver somniferum
  • Teasel and Ladybird
  • Himalayan blue poppies (Meconopsis baileyi)
  • Clematis Montana ‘Elizabeth’ and ‘Grandiflora’
  • Tulipa ‘Ice Cream’
  • Pear Blossom
  • Blackbird
  • Spring Snowdrops
  • Forcing Rhubarb
  • Chinese dogwood (Cornus kousa var. chinensis)
  • Acer palmatum ‘Bloodgood’ – Acer palmatum ‘Orange Dream’ – Acer palmatum dissectum ‘Garnet’
  • Acer shirasawanum Aureum
  • Mitraria coccinea Lake Puye form (Gesneriaceae)
  • Myosotis (Forget-me-not)
  • Hibiscus syriacus ‘Oiseau Bleu’
  • Calamondine
  • Buddleia
  • Clematis
  • Leucojum Gravetye (Giant Snowflake)
  • Geranium
  • Rosa “Red Velvet”
  • Iris
  • Chinese dogwood (Cornus kousa var. chinensis) – Seedpods
  • Dicentra spectabilis (Bleeding Heart)
  • Rosa “Remember Me”
  • Rowan
  • Sweetpeas
  • Snowdrops

Our Allotment

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A photographic diary of the progress on our Allotment in Knotty Ash, Liverpool.   End August 2013 The flowering plants at the allotment were looking lovely today so I have taken some photographs to show them off. August 2013 This month was the Flower and Vegetable Show at the allotments, unfortunately it rained so turnout … ...

Gardening Articles

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Lawn Care Guide

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