a mediateam website

See a sample issue of The Irish Garden!








Martina S's Garden


View more photos

Check back soon to read all about Martina S's Garden

Journal

June Time

13 June 2017 23:22:19

A time to admire the coloursame of June

Jacinta D Jacinta D 14 June 2017 04:27:00

Poppies are great for giving that extra punch to the summer garden.

Gracedieu Lass Gracedieu Lass 14 June 2017 07:29:36

Martina, your Papaver orintalis is looking great. The few I have were destroyed by the rain. I find Papaver 'Beauty of Livermere' is best to stand up to the rain and wind.

Jackie Jackie 14 June 2017 07:40:07

Some of mine are lying down and then others were more sheltered from the rain. Great for any garden. 

Scrubber Scrubber 14 June 2017 20:16:08

Lovely sumercolour there Martina!

Fleurette Fleurette 15 June 2017 23:01:33

Lovely poppies!  They do add punch nig time, don't they?  As you say, Beauty of Livermere is also my favourite with its lovely rich red.  

June coming into flower.... nearly a monto late

13 June 2017 23:13:56

Vibrant colours of Poppies and lupins.

Gracedieu Lass Gracedieu Lass 14 June 2017 07:39:06

Lupins have been great this year, maybe due to all the rain. I love them as they remind me of my grandmother's garden.

Jackie Jackie 14 June 2017 07:41:22

I love Lupins too but have a problem with Aphids. But it's strange as they only attack certain Lupins. Maybe fussy about the colours lol 

TheH (Hazel) TheH (Hazel) 14 June 2017 08:35:21

Lupins are a great border filler. 

 

Fleurette Fleurette 15 June 2017 22:58:05

Mine were doing so so well.  Then as I was taking a sharp-eyed visitor round the garden, he pointed out that one of my best lupins was absolutely smothered in white fly.  I could not believe it.  And there was a second one.  I have never suffered this before, but May was extremely dry up here.  No rain at all!  I think it must have been the drought that got them as they were in a very dry spot.  

Members

Garden.ie Members

Not a member yet?
Join now to:

Join Now

Existing Members


Forgotten password
 

Friends

To add friends simply click here and search for like minded people by name or county.


Garden.ie CLUB

Join Ireland's first online garden club! Share pictures of your garden, make new friends and chat with other gardeners. It's simple to join and free! Register Here

Featured Members


Know-How!

Thousands of gardening facts at your finger tips:


Ask Gerry

Gerry DalyTry our unique advice service from editor Gerry Daly. Got a question right now? Search here to see if it has been answered already:








a mediateam website



©2017 Garden.ie. Mediateam Ltd, Media House, South County Business Park, Leopardstown, Dublin 18.


Tel (+353 1) 2947777 Email info@garden.ie

Website Design by KCO.ie